~Researchers Discover new strains of Ransomware targeting macOS~
Chennai, 3rd July 2020: K7 Computing, a global major in Cyber security, today said that it is increasing the focus of new Malware & Ransomware detection in its Threat Labs in line with its mission of ensuring a safe cyber space for its users. The ongoing COVID scenario has given rise to increased levels of cyber threats and hacks and new strains of malwares are on the upswing. The research team at K7 Threat Labs recently discovered a new strain of Ransomware titled EvilQuest that specifically targets macOS through pirated applications. This is the second Mac malware discovered by the K7 Research team after the fileless Trojan identified last December.
Ransomware threats encrypt the victim’s files and demand a ransom for decryption. OSX.EvilQuest goes further and also installs a keylogger to record the user’s keystrokes, a reverse shell that allows the attacker to run custom commands, and will also steal files commonly used by crypto-currency wallets.
EvilQuest demands $50 in Bitcoin to decrypt the files but even if the attackers decrypt the files on receipt of ransom, they retain the ability to steal the victim’s credentials and files through the other malware installed along with the ransomware.
Commenting on the discovery, Mr. J Kesavardhanan, Founder and CEO of K7 Computing, said “EvilQuest demonstrates that cybercriminals rapidly evolve attacks on every platform. By bundling ransomware with other malware they create threats that remain malicious even after the ransom is paid, confirming the futility of paying ransom to cyber attackers. I am pleased that we have been able to alert the world to a new cyber threat. K7 Threat Labs was formed to be at the forefront of malware analysis and repeatedly discovering new attacks proves the depth of our research capability and our commitment to enabling safe computing for digital citizens.”
K7 Security’s Antivirus for Mac protects users against EvilQuest and many other forms of Mac malware.
About K7 Computing
K7 Computing is a global provider of leading IT security solutions for enterprises and consumers. Incorporated in 1991, K7 Computing has its registered office in Chennai and a strong presence in all Indian states. With more than 20,000 channel partners, K7 Computing protects more than 25 million customers worldwide against threats to their IT environment.
K7 Total Security for Windows has been awarded the Top Product rating on the last three tests conducted by AV-TEST, an internationally-respected cybersecurity product testing organisation based in Germany. It has also been rated as one of the lightest cybersecurity products in the world which does not slowdown the computer by AV-Comparatives, another globally well-respected testing organisation based in Austria. K7’s Endpoint Security is also approved and awarded by AV-Comparatives, and K7 Mobile Security protects millions of satisfied users worldwide.
📁ARE YOU ABSOLUTELY IN NEED OF THE SERVICES OF A PROFESSIONAL HACKER?(CATCHING A CHEATING SPOUSE[Phone Hack], RECOVERY OF LOST FUNDS, CREDIT SCORE UPGRADE, WEBSITE HACK...)
High prolific information and Priviledges comes rare as i would be sharing with you magnificent insight you wish you heard years before now. As it's been understood that what people don't see, they will never know.
When you wonder “which hacking company should I hire, the first aspect that should concern you is quality. Clearly, you want to embark for services that povides swift response, Thanks to our talented and Astonish Hackers , you are rest assured that your expectations will always be met. You’ll be glad to find out that our services Implies precisions and actions.
This post is definitely for those who are willing to turn their lives around for the better, either financial-wise, relationship-wise or businesses.
Welcome to the Global KOS hacking agency where every request on hacking related issues are met within a short period of time.
If your shoe fits in any of the required services below, you will be assigned to a designated professional hacker who is systematically known for operating on a dark web V-link protocol.
The manual Operation of this hackers is to potentially deploy a distinguished hacking techniques to penetrating computers and various type of database system to meet your request.
Penetration of computing systems are achieved using core software tools like Ransomeware, SQL/Keylogger injection. botnet, trojan and DDOS attacks.
Providing value added services to clients as a hacker has been our sustaining goal.
Are you faced with cyber challenges like
💰Recovery of lost funds:✅It saddens our mind when client expresses annoyance or dissatisfaction of unethical behaviours of scammers. We have striven to make tenacious efforts to help those who are victims of this flees get off their traumatic feeling of loss. The cyber security technique used to retrieving back the victims stolen funds is the application of a diverse intercall XX breacher software enables you track the data location of a scammer. Extracting every informations on the con database, every requested information required by the Global KOS would be used to tracking every transaction, time and location of the scammer using this systematic courier tracking base method.
📲 Hacking into the mobile phone of a cheating spouse.✅ This type of hack helps you track every movement of your cheater as we are bent on helping you gain full remote access into the cheater's mobile phone using a Trojan breach cracking system to penetrate their social media platforms like Facebook, whatsapp, snapchat etc. This spy processing is used via an HDSI folder which synchronizes the target mobile operating system into a clone S-Drive unit.
💳Credit Score Upgrade:✅Due to our transformed changes on Equifax tracking , upgrading of credit score are backed by our cyber tech breaching licence, This hacking process drastically generates you an undestructive higher credit score which correlates to a higher level of creditworthiness. The time frame for upgrading a credit score requires eighteen(18) hours
🅱️ BITCOIN GENERATOR:✅ (Higher job profile). This involves using the ANTPOOL Sysytem drifting a specialized hardware and software implementing tool in slot even-algorithms to incentivize more coins into your wallet which in turn generates more coins exponentially like a dream at specified intervals.
The company is large enough to provide comprehensive range of services such as.
• Email hacks📲
• Hacking of websites.📲
• Uber free payment hacks.📲
• website hack.📲
Our strength is based on the ability to help you fix cyber problems by bringing together active cyber hacking professionals in the GlobalkOS to work with.
✉️Email: clarksoncoleman(at)gmail • com.
Post a Comment