FIN7 Backdoor Masquerades As A Tool For Ethical Hacking 

FIN7 Backdoor Masquerades as a Tool for Ethical Hacking

Under the pretext of being a Windows pen-testing platform for ethical hackers, the infamous FIN7 cybercrime gang, a financially motivated group, is spreading a backdoor called Lizar.

FIN7 is posing as a legitimate company selling a security-analysis tool, according to the BI.ZONE Cyber Threats Research Team. According to the researchers, they go to great lengths to ensure authenticity: “These groups hire employees who are not even aware that they are working with real malware or that their employer is a real criminal group.”

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