New Facebook-targeted malware installs cryptominer and steals account credentials

Posting ID 115962
Date Added: 5/17/2018
Date Modified: 5/17/2018
Jeff Jones | E-ISAC Staff

Description

A Radware blog post has identified a new malware campaign- "Nigelthorn"- aimed at the Facebook network that not only steals account credentials, but also installs a covert cryptominer. The malware abuses a legitimate Google Chrome extension called Nigelify, from where the malware campaign derives its name.

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Cyber Security
TLP - White
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