Palo Alto Networks


PowerSniff Malware Used in Macro-based Attacks

The concept of file-less malware is not a new one. Families like Poweliks, which abuse Microsoft’s PowerShell, have emerged in recent years and have garnered extensive attention due to their ability to compromise a system while leaving little or no trace of their presence to traditional forensic techniques.

System administrators have lauded the power and versatility of PowerShell since version 2.0’s integration into Windows 7. Unfortunately, with such ver...

Mar 11, 2016

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