17 mai 2018

'TeleGrab' malware again shows how hackers can evade encryption to read private messages

cyberscoop.com

Researchers with Talos, Cisco’s cybersecurity division, have identified malware that allows a hacker to steal information from victims using the messaging service Telegram. Detailed in a Talos blog post published Wednesday, Talos says the TeleGrab malware targets Russian-speaking victims and is designed to hijack chat sessions and capture contacts and previous chats. It’s worth noting that the malware only affects Telegram’s desktop and browser client, which does not have the same security [...]