Cyber criminals Target Employees Working Remotely with Fake Zoom Downloader

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Cyber criminals Target Employees Working Remotely with Fake Zoom Downloader

COVID-19 pandemic has seen a rise in the number of people working remotely which has resulted in increased usage of Zoom and other teleconferencing apps. Hackers have bundled a version of the Zoom video-conferencing software alongside a backdoor. According to researchers from cybersecurity company TrendMicro, a new cyber-criminal campaign is tricking employees working from home into installing RevCode WebMonitor RAT.

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Researchers also said the compromised software doesn’t come from Zoom’s own download center or any official app stores. The download comes from malicious third-party websites.

Source:https://www.zdnet.com/article/hackers-target-remote-workers-with-fake-zoom-downloader/

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