IAmTheKing and the SlothfulMedia malware family

The DHS CISA agency released information about a malware family called SlothfulMedia, which they attribute to a sophisticated threat actor. We have been tracking this set of activity through our private reporting service, and we would like to provide the community with additional context.

October 15, 2020
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Five Eyes nations plus India and Japan call for encryption backdoor once again

Members of the Five Eyes intelligence alliance once again call for tech firms to engineer backdoors into end-to-end and device encryption. States of the Five Eyes intelligence alliance (US, UK, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand), plus Japan and India, once again call for tech firms to implement backdoors into end-to-end and device encryption. “We, the […]

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October 13, 2020
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[SANS ISC] PowerShell Backdoor Launched from a ShellCode

I published the following diary on isc.sans.edu: “PowerShell Backdoor Launched from a ShellCode“: When you need to perform malicious actions on a victim’s computer, the Internet is full of resources that can be reused, forked, slightly changed to meet your requirements. After all, why reinvent the wheel if some pieces

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September 28, 2020
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