DarkHotel attackers return, with major shift in method

Tom Allen
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DarkHotel traditionally attacks through WiFi, not phishing
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DarkHotel traditionally attacks through WiFi, not phishing

Instead of shared WiFi, DarkHotel's new attack pattern delivers its payload through social engineering and a Trojan

A new high-level spear-phishing (whaling) attack has been found by BitDefender, targeting political figures and senior business users. Dubbed Inexsmar, the attack appears to be operated by the DarkHotel...

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