Palo Alto Networks


Malspam Targeting Brazil Continues to Evolve

For years now, criminals behind banking Trojans, remote access tools (RATs) and other types of malware have targeted Microsoft Windows hosts in Brazil through malicious spam (malspam). Antivirus often detects the associated malware as "Banload," a family of Trojans that downloads other malware. We've identified 9,215 samples tagged "Banload" in AutoFocus since December 2013. Of these Banload samples, we've seen 2,132 samples during the first six months of 2017....

Jul 21, 2017

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