Coronavirus news being used to sneak malware past AV programs

In an effort to make malware appear legitimate and help it sneak past security software, groups using two well-known trojans are inserting news text from Coronavirus stories into their file descriptions.

Padding malware with fake news is not new but Bleeping Computer has found Trickbot and Emotet now being used

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Source: SC Magazine / Article: "Coronavirus news being used to sneak malware past AV programs"

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