Detection of new malicious software threatening e-banking




Detection of new malicious software threatening e-banking

A company “Kaspersky Lab” for new malicious program has the ability to circumvent security systems sites banking program, which he described as MpetkrĊh that he can “injury to any bank in any state.”

The company recorded specialized in the field of IT security for a t injuring thousands of computers used to conduct banking transactions program, which will be called Neverquest, which belongs to the class of software “Trojan horse” malware.

The program has Neverquest pernicious ability to infect computers with all the tactics used to circumvent the security systems of banking, such as injection site web, access to the remote system, in addition to directing attacks using social engineering techniques.

The program has the capability of self-reincarnation, so expect “Kaspersky Lab” increase the number of attacks by Neverquest during the coming period, which may lead to incurring users in all parts of the world financial losses.

Said Sergei Juluvanov, principal security analyst Bkasprska Lab in a comment on it, “is a Neverquest threats to occupy the first rank a list of malicious software aimed at stealing data websites for banks, which centers occupied by software such as ZeuS and Carpberp in the past.”

The Neverquest stealing login names and passwords to bank accounts in addition to the data that the user enters in the electronic pages of the amended site of the bank.

The texts used for encrypted private browsing Internet Explorer and Firefox for the purpose of facilitating these thefts,
And the granting of malware to control the browser to connect to the server by the command’s cyber criminals have to visit sites from among 28 sites on the list prepared in advance.

The list includes sites belonging to major international banks, which include the addresses of sites for banks, German, and Italian, and Turkish, and Indian, and so in addition to electronic payment systems.

The program helps malignant Neverquest cybercriminals to re-populate the list of targeted banks and the development of code that will be transplanted to other sites not previously included in the list.

This, among all the sites targeted by this program, is the investment funds are the most targeted, and these sites offer customers a long list of possible means to manage their money on the Internet.

The malicious program gives the opportunity for cyber criminals to divert cash to their accounts in addition to the possibility of trading in the stock market using the funds and accounts of the victims.

And can cybercriminals, after taking control of the user account in the banking system via the Internet, to make the money from the accounts of users into their own accounts or the accounts of other victims in order to keep their suspicions.

The “Kaspersky Lab” has advised users of e-banking solutions to install non-traditional security on their devices, be able to monitor the ongoing operations through the browser and prevent any manipulation by other applications, so as to ensure protection from the threats of the program Neverquest malignant.
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