Wed. Jan 26th, 2022

Malware Warning: This news is for you if you use computer more. In fact a new malware has come up for the computer. This new malware is called Darkwatchman and it helps attackers to give remote commands to the target system. It enters your system without your consent and even uninstalls itself. This allows cybercriminals to gain complete control over your computer. Let us tell you in detail about this dangerous malware.

How dangerous is this malware?

According to researchers at cybersecurity firm Pavilion, the malware is a JavaScript RAT, a remote access Trojan that includes C # Keylogger. This malware is intended to target the Windows system. This malware is 32KB and the scripts from which it is generated are hard to find. Experts say that once this malware reaches the system, it transfers all your data to hackers with the help of remote commands.

It was found in Russia

According to reports, the malware was first discovered in Russia. There it was used by a cybercriminal group to target Russian organizations. Darkwatchman malware has been circulating as a zip attachment with phishing emails since November.

Take this precaution

Caution is the best way to avoid this malware. You should take this precaution.

  • Pay close attention to your email. Do not open incoming mail from any unknown email id.
  • Do not even download the attachments given in such mails.
  • These are phishing emails, so you should avoid clicking on them.
  • If that is not necessary, do not share your email ID everywhere or on public websites.

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