win.trickbot (Back to overview)


aka: Trickster, TheTrick, TrickLoader

Actor(s): TA505, UNC1878, WIZARD SPIDER

VTCollection     URLhaus      

A financial Trojan believed to be a derivative of Dyre: the bot uses very similar code, web injects, and operational tactics. Has multiple modules including VNC and Socks5 Proxy. Uses SSL for C2 communication.

- Q4 2016 - Detected in wild
Oct 2016 - 1st Report
2017 - Trickbot primarily uses Necurs as vehicle for installs.
Jan 2018 - Use XMRIG (Monero) miner
Feb 2018 - Theft Bitcoin
Mar 2018 - Unfinished ransomware module
Q3/4 2018 - Trickbot starts being spread through Emotet.

Infection Vector
1. Phish > Link MS Office > Macro Enabled > Downloader > Trickbot
2. Phish > Attached MS Office > Macro Enabled > Downloader > Trickbot
3. Phish > Attached MS Office > Macro enabled > Trickbot installed

Largest ever operation against botnets hits dropper malware ecosystem
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2024-05-01Natto ThoughtsNatto Team
Ransom-War: Russian Extortion Operations as Hybrid Warfare, Part One
Clop Conti Maze TrickBot
2023-12-01The RecordDaryna Antoniuk
Russian developer of Trickbot malware pleads guilty, faces 35-year sentence
2023-09-07Department of JusticeOffice of Public Affairs
Multiple Foreign Nationals Charged in Connection with Trickbot Malware and Conti Ransomware Conspiracies
Conti Conti TrickBot
2023-08-30NisosVincas Čižiūnas
Trickbot in Light of Trickleaks Data
2023-06-27SecurityIntelligenceCharlotte Hammond, Ole Villadsen
The Trickbot/Conti Crypters: Where Are They Now?
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2023-02-09U.S. Department of the TreasuryU.S. Department of the Treasury
United States and United Kingdom Sanction Members of Russia-Based Trickbot Cybercrime Gang
2023-01-30CheckpointArie Olshtein
Following the Scent of TrickGate: 6-Year-Old Packer Used to Deploy the Most Wanted Malware
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2022-12-27Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Bob Jung, Daniel Raygoza, Esmid Idrizovic, Sean Hughes
Navigating the Vast Ocean of Sandbox Evasions
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2022-12-06EuRepoCCamille Borrett, Kerstin Zettl-Schabath, Lena Rottinger
Conti/Wizard Spider
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2022-10-31paloalto Netoworks: Unit42Or Chechik
Banking Trojan Techniques: How Financially Motivated Malware Became Infrastructure
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2022-09-13AdvIntelAdvanced Intelligence
AdvIntel's State of Emotet aka "SpmTools" Displays Over Million Compromised Machines Through 2022
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2022-08-18IBMCharlotte Hammond, Ole Villadsen
From Ramnit To Bumblebee (via NeverQuest): Similarities and Code Overlap Shed Light On Relationships Between Malware Developers
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2022-08-15SentinelOneVikram Navali
Detecting a Rogue Domain Controller – DCShadow Attack
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2022-06-15AttackIQAttackIQ Adversary Research Team, Jackson Wells
Attack Graph Emulating the Conti Ransomware Team’s Behaviors
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Conti Targets Critical Firmware
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2022-05-24The Hacker NewsFlorian Goutin
Malware Analysis: Trickbot
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2022-05-17Trend MicroTrend Micro Research
Ransomware Spotlight: RansomEXX
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2022-05-09MicrosoftMicrosoft 365 Defender Threat Intelligence Team, Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC)
Ransomware-as-a-service: Understanding the cybercrime gig economy and how to protect yourself
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2022-05-09Microsoft SecurityMicrosoft 365 Defender Threat Intelligence Team, Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center
Ransomware-as-a-service: Understanding the cybercrime gig economy and how to protect yourself
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2022-05-05YouTube (Chris Greer)Chris Greer
MALWARE Analysis with Wireshark // TRICKBOT Infection
2022-04-28SymantecKarthikeyan C Kasiviswanathan, Vishal Kamble
Ransomware: How Attackers are Breaching Corporate Networks
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2022-04-27Medium elis531989Eli Salem
The chronicles of Bumblebee: The Hook, the Bee, and the Trickbot connection
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2022-04-26Intel 471Intel 471
Conti and Emotet: A constantly destructive duo
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2022-04-20CISAAustralian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC), Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (CCCS), CISA, FBI, Government Communications Security Bureau, National Crime Agency (NCA), NCSC UK, NSA
AA22-110A Joint CSA: Russian State-Sponsored and Criminal Cyber Threats to Critical Infrastructure
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Alert (AA22-110A): Russian State-Sponsored and Criminal Cyber Threats to Critical Infrastructure
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2022-04-18RiskIQJennifer Grob
RiskIQ: Trickbot Rickroll
2022-04-17BushidoToken BlogBushidoToken
Lessons from the Conti Leaks
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2022-04-15Arctic WolfArctic Wolf
The Karakurt Web: Threat Intel and Blockchain Analysis Reveals Extension of Conti Business Model
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2022-04-15Bleeping ComputerIonut Ilascu
Karakurt revealed as data extortion arm of Conti cybercrime syndicate
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2022-04-08ReversingLabsPaul Roberts
ConversingLabs Ep. 2: Conti pivots as ransomware as a service struggles
Conti Emotet TrickBot
2022-04-05Intel 471Intel 471
Move fast and commit crimes: Conti’s development teams mirror corporate tech
BazarBackdoor TrickBot
2022-03-31TrellixJambul Tologonov, John Fokker
Conti Leaks: Examining the Panama Papers of Ransomware
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2022-03-23SecureworksCounter Threat Unit ResearchTeam
Threat Intelligence Executive Report Volume 2022, Number 2
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2022-03-23SecureworksCounter Threat Unit ResearchTeam
GOLD ULRICK Leaks Reveal Organizational Structure and Relationships
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2022-03-21Threat PostLisa Vaas
Conti Ransomware V. 3, Including Decryptor, Leaked
Cobalt Strike Conti TrickBot
2022-03-18AvastMartin Hron
Mēris and TrickBot standing on the shoulders of giants
Glupteba Proxy Glupteba TrickBot
2022-03-16MicrosoftMicrosoft Defender for IoT Research Team, Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC)
Uncovering Trickbot’s use of IoT devices in command-and-control infrastructure
RiskIQ: Trickbot Abuse of Compromised MikroTik Routers for Command and Control
2022-03-09Bleeping ComputerIonut Ilascu
CISA updates Conti ransomware alert with nearly 100 domain names
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2022-03-09BreachQuestBernard Silvestrini, Marco Figueroa, Napoleon Bing
The Conti Leaks | Insight into a Ransomware Unicorn
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2022-03-04ReutersRaphael Satter
Details of another big ransomware group 'Trickbot' leak online, experts say
2022-03-02CyberArkCyberArk Labs
Conti Group Leaked!
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2022-03-02ThreatpostLisa Vaas
Conti Ransomware Decryptor, TrickBot Source Code Leaked
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2022-03-02KrebsOnSecurityBrian Krebs
Conti Ransomware Group Diaries, Part II: The Office
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Leaks: Conti / Trickbot
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2022-02-25CyberScoopJoe Warminsky
TrickBot malware suddenly got quiet, researchers say, but it's hardly the end for its operators
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2022-02-24The Hacker NewsRavie Lakshmanan
TrickBot Gang Likely Shifting Operations to Switch to New Malware
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2022-02-24The RecordCatalin Cimpanu
TrickBot gang shuts down botnet after months of inactivity
2022-02-24The Hacker NewsRavie Lakshmanan
Notorious TrickBot Malware Gang Shuts Down its Botnet Infrastructure
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2022-02-22Bankinfo SecurityMatthew J. Schwartz
Cybercrime Moves: Conti Ransomware Absorbs TrickBot Malware
Conti TrickBot
2022-02-20Security AffairsPierluigi Paganini
The Conti ransomware group takes over TrickBot malware operation and plans to replace it with BazarBackdoor malware.
Conti TrickBot
2022-02-18Bleeping ComputerIonut Ilascu
Conti ransomware gang takes over TrickBot malware operation
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2022-02-16Threat PostTara Seals
TrickBot Ravages Customers of Amazon, PayPal and Other Top Brands
2022-02-16Check Point ResearchAliaksandr Trafimchuk, Raman Ladutska
A Modern Ninja: Evasive Trickbot Attacks Customers of 60 High-Profile Companies
2022-02-16Advanced IntelligenceYelisey Boguslavskiy
The TrickBot Saga’s Finale Has Aired: Spinoff is Already in the Works
2022-02-08Intel 471Intel 471
PrivateLoader: The first step in many malware schemes
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2022-02-02IBMKevin Henson
TrickBot Gang Uses Template-Based Metaprogramming in Bazar Malware
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2022-02-01WiredMatt Burgess
Inside Trickbot, Russia’s Notorious Ransomware Gang
2022-02-01WiredMatt Burgess
Inside Trickbot, Russia’s Notorious Ransomware Gang
2022-01-24Kryptos LogicKryptos Logic Vantage Team
Deep Dive into Trickbot's Web Injection
2022-01-24IBMCharlotte Hammond, Itzik Chimino, Limor Kessem, Michael Gal, Segev Fogel
TrickBot Bolsters Layered Defenses to Prevent Injection Research
CU-000161-MW: Indicators of Compromise Associated with Diavol Ransomware
Diavol TrickBot
2022-01-18Recorded FutureInsikt Group®
2021 Adversary Infrastructure Report
BazarBackdoor Cobalt Strike Dridex IcedID QakBot TrickBot
2021-12-08Check Point ResearchAliaksandr Trafimchuk, David Driker, Raman Ladutska, Yali Magiel
When old friends meet again: why Emotet chose Trickbot for rebirth
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2021-12-03GoSecureGoSecure Titan Labs
TrickBot Leverages Zoom Work from Home Interview Malspam, Heaven’s Gate and… Spamhaus?
2021-11-16MalwarebytesMalwarebytes Threat Intelligence Team
TrickBot helps Emotet come back from the dead
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2021-11-12Recorded FutureInsikt Group®
The Business of Fraud: Botnet Malware Dissemination
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12 targeted for involvement in ransomware attacks against critical infrastructure
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2021-10-29Національна поліція УкраїниНаціональна поліція України
Cyberpolice exposes transnational criminal group in causing $ 120 million in damage to foreign companies
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2021-10-28Department of JusticeDepartment of Justice
Russian National (Vladimir Dunaev) Extradited to United States to Face Charges for Alleged Role in Cybercriminal Organization
2021-10-28Department of JusticeDepartment of Justice
Indictment: Russian National (Vladimir Dunaev) Extradited to United States to Face Charges for Alleged Role in Cybercriminal Organization
2021-10-27VinCSSm4n0w4r, Tran Trung Kien
[RE025] TrickBot ... many tricks
2021-10-19KasperskyOleg Kupreev
Trickbot module descriptions
2021-10-13IBMCharlotte Hammond, Ole Villadsen
Trickbot Rising — Gang Doubles Down on Infection Efforts to Amass Network Footholds
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2021-10-08ZscalerLenart Brave, Tarun Dewan
New Trickbot and BazarLoader campaigns use multiple delivery vectorsi
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2021-10-07MandiantMandiant Research Team
FIN12 Group Profile: FIN12 Priotizes Speed to Deploy Ransomware Aginst High-Value Targets
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2021-10-04CiscoTiago Pereira
Threat hunting in large datasets by clustering security events
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2021-10-01HPHP Wolf Security
Threat Insights Report Q3 - 2021
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2021-09-06Bleeping ComputerLawrence Abrams
TrickBot gang developer arrested when trying to leave Korea
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2021-09-03Trend MicroMohamad Mokbel
The State of SSL/TLS Certificate Usage in Malware C&C Communications
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2021-08-15SymantecThreat Hunter Team
The Ransomware Threat
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2021-08-01The DFIR ReportThe DFIR Report
BazarCall to Conti Ransomware via Trickbot and Cobalt Strike
BazarBackdoor Cobalt Strike Conti TrickBot
2021-07-21splunkSplunk Threat Research Team
Detecting Trickbot with Splunk
2021-07-12BitdefenderBogdan Botezatu, Radu Tudorica
A Fresh Look at Trickbot’s Ever-Improving VNC Module
2021-07-02The RecordCatalin Cimpanu
TrickBot: New attacks see the botnet deploy new banking module, new ransomware
2021-07-01Kryptos LogicKryptos Logic Vantage Team
TrickBot and Zeus
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2021-06-16ProofpointDaniel Blackford, Garrett M. Graff, Selena Larson
The First Step: Initial Access Leads to Ransomware
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2021-06-07Medium walmartglobaltechJason Reaves, Joshua Platt
Inside the SystemBC Malware-As-A-Service
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2021-06-04Department of JusticeOffice of Public Affairs
Latvian National Charged for Alleged Role in Transnational Cybercrime Organization
2021-06-04The RecordCatalin Cimpanu
US arrests Latvian woman who worked on Trickbot malware source code
2021-05-19Intel 471Intel 471
Look how many cybercriminals love Cobalt Strike
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Campo, a New Attack Campaign Targeting Japan
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Overview of Campo, a new attack campaign targeting Japan
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2021-05-05RiskIQKelsey Clapp
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2021-05-02The DFIR ReportThe DFIR Report
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2021-04-15ProofpointSelena Larson
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2021-04-06Intel 471Intel 471
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2021-04-05Medium walmartglobaltechJason Reaves, Joshua Platt
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2021-03-31Red CanaryRed Canary
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2021-03-21BlackberryBlackberry Research
2021 Threat Report
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Alert (AA21-076A): TrickBot Malware
2021-03-01Group-IBOleg Skulkin, Roman Rezvukhin, Semyon Rogachev
Ransomware Uncovered 2020/2021
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2021-02-28PWC UKPWC UK
Cyber Threats 2020: A Year in Retrospect
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X-Force Threat Intelligence Index 2021
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2021-02-08ESET ResearchESET Research
2021-02-02CRONUPGermán Fernández
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2021-02-01MicrosoftMicrosoft 365 Defender Threat Intelligence Team
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2021-02-01Kryptos LogicKryptos Logic Vantage Team
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2021-01-28Youtube (Virus Bulletin)Benoît Ancel
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2021-01-26IBMNir Shwarts
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2021-01-20Medium walmartglobaltechJason Reaves, Joshua Platt
Anchor and Lazarus together again?
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2021-01-19Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Brad Duncan
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2021-01-11The DFIR ReportThe DFIR Report
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2021-01-09Marco Ramilli's BlogMarco Ramilli
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2021-01-06DomainToolsJoe Slowik
Holiday Bazar: Tracking a TrickBot-Related Ransomware Incident
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2021-01-04SentinelOneMarco Figueroa
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2020-12-10CybereasonJoakim Kandefelt
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2020-11-23BitdefenderLiviu Arsene, Radu Tudorica
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2020-11-22malware.loveRobert Giczewski
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2020-11-20Bleeping ComputerLawrence Abrams
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2020-11-20ZDNetCatalin Cimpanu
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2020-11-17malware.loveRobert Giczewski
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2020-11-17Salesforce EngineeringJohn Althouse
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2020-11-17Twitter (@VK_intel)Vitali Kremez
Tweet on a new fileless TrickBot loading method using code from MemoryModule
2020-11-12Hurricane LabsDusty Miller
Splunking with Sysmon Part 4: Detecting Trickbot
2020-11-10Intel 471Intel 471
Trickbot down, but is it out?
BazarBackdoor TrickBot
2020-11-04VMRayGiovanni Vigna
Trick or Threat: Ryuk ransomware targets the health care industry
BazarBackdoor Cobalt Strike Ryuk TrickBot
2020-10-29Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Brad Duncan, Brittany Barbehenn, Doel Santos
Threat Assessment: Ryuk Ransomware and Trickbot Targeting U.S. Healthcare and Public Health Sector
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2020-10-29Red CanaryThe Red Canary Team
A Bazar start: How one hospital thwarted a Ryuk ransomware outbreak
Cobalt Strike Ryuk TrickBot
2020-10-29Twitter (@anthomsec)Andrew Thompson
Tweet on UNC1878 activity
BazarBackdoor Ryuk TrickBot UNC1878
2020-10-26Arbor NetworksSuweera De Souza
Dropping the Anchor
AnchorDNS Anchor TrickBot
2020-10-20Intel 471Intel 471
Global Trickbot disruption operation shows promise
2020-10-20Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der InformationstechnikBSI
Die Lage der IT-Sicherheit in Deutschland 2020
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2020-10-20MicrosoftTom Burt
An update on disruption of Trickbot
2020-10-16CrowdStrikeThe Crowdstrike Intel Team
WIZARD SPIDER Update: Resilient, Reactive and Resolute
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2020-10-16DuoDennis Fisher
Trickbot Up to Its Old Tricks
2020-10-15Intel 471Intel 471
That was quick: Trickbot is back after disruption attempts
2020-10-15Department of JusticeDepartment of Justice
Officials Announce International Operation Targeting Transnational Criminal Organization QQAAZZ that Provided Money Laundering Services to High-Level Cybercriminals
Dridex ISFB TrickBot
2020-10-12MicrosoftMicrosoft 365 Defender Threat Intelligence Team
Trickbot disrupted
2020-10-12ESET ResearchJean-Ian Boutin
ESET takes part in global operation to disrupt Trickbot
2020-10-12MicrosoftTom Burt
New action to combat ransomware ahead of U.S. elections
Ryuk TrickBot
2020-10-12LumenBlack Lotus Labs
A Look Inside The TrickBot Botnet
2020-10-12SymantecThreat Hunter Team
Trickbot: U.S. Court Order Hits Botnet’s Infrastructure
Ryuk TrickBot
2020-10-12US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
TRICKBOT complaint
2020-10-10The Washington PostEllen Nakashima
Cyber Command has sought to disrupt the world’s largest botnet, hoping to reduce its potential impact on the election
2020-10-08BromiumAlex Holland
Droppers, Downloaders and TrickBot: Detecting a Stealthy COVID-19-themed Campaign using Toolmarks
2020-10-02KrebsOnSecurityBrian Krebs
Attacks Aimed at Disrupting the Trickbot Botnet
2020-10-02Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HC3)Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HC3)
Report 202010021600: Recent Bazarloader Use in Ransomware Campaigns
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Microsoft Digital Defense Report
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2020-09-29PWC UKAndy Auld
What's behind the increase in ransomware attacks this year?
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2020-09-22OSINT FansGabor Szathmari
What Service NSW has to do with Russia?
2020-09-16Intel 471Intel 471
Partners in crime: North Koreans and elite Russian-speaking cybercriminals
TrickBot blogLuca Ebach
Trickbot rdpscanDll – Transforming Candidate Credentials for Brute-Forcing RDP Servers
Development of the Activity of the TA505 Cybercriminal Group
AndroMut Bart Clop Dridex FlawedAmmyy FlawedGrace Get2 Locky Marap QuantLoader SDBbot ServHelper tRat TrickBot
2020-08-09F5 LabsDebbie Walkowski, Remi Cohen
Banking Trojans: A Reference Guide to the Malware Family Tree
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2020-07-29ESET Researchwelivesecurity
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2020-07-22SentinelOneJason Reaves, Joshua Platt
Enter the Maze: Demystifying an Affiliate Involved in Maze (SNOW)
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2020-07-20Bleeping ComputerLawrence Abrams
Emotet-TrickBot malware duo is back infecting Windows machines
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2020-07-13JoeSecurityJoe Security
TrickBot's new API-Hammering explained
2020-07-11Advanced IntelligenceVitali Kremez
TrickBot Group Launches Test Module Alerting on Fraud Activity
2020-07-11BleepingComputerLawrence Abrams
TrickBot malware mistakenly warns victims that they are infected
2020-07-06NTTSecurity division of NTT Ltd.
TrickBot variant “Anchor_DNS” communicating over DNS
AnchorDNS TrickBot
2020-06-22Sentinel LABSJason Reaves, Joshua Platt
Inside a TrickBot Cobalt Strike Attack Server
Cobalt Strike TrickBot
Évolution De Lactivité du Groupe Cybercriminel TA505
Amadey AndroMut Bart Clop Dridex FlawedGrace Gandcrab Get2 GlobeImposter Jaff Locky Marap Philadephia Ransom QuantLoader Scarab Ransomware SDBbot ServHelper Silence tRat TrickBot
2020-06-17Youtube (Red Canary)Adam Pennington, David Kaplan, Erika Noerenberg, Matt Graeber
ATT&CK® Deep Dive: Process Injection
ISFB Ramnit TrickBot
2020-06-15FortinetFred Gutierrez, Val Saengphaibul
Global Malicious Spam Campaign Using Black Lives Matter as a Lure
2020-06-12HornetsecuritySecurity Lab
Trickbot Malspam Leveraging Black Lives Matter as Lure
2020-06-11CofenseJason Meurer
All You Need Is Text: Second Wave
2020-06-02Lastline LabsJames Haughom, Stefano Ortolani
Evolution of Excel 4.0 Macro Weaponization
Agent Tesla DanaBot ISFB TrickBot Zloader
2020-05-28Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Brad Duncan
Goodbye Mworm, Hello Nworm: TrickBot Updates Propagation Module
2020-05-21Intel 471Intel 471
A brief history of TA505
AndroMut Bart Dridex FlawedAmmyy FlawedGrace Gandcrab Get2 GlobeImposter Jaff Kegotip Locky Necurs Philadephia Ransom Pony QuantLoader Rockloader SDBbot ServHelper Shifu Snatch TrickBot
2020-05-19AlienLabsOfer Caspi
TrickBot BazarLoader In-Depth
Anchor BazarBackdoor TrickBot
2020-05-14SentinelOneJason Reaves
Deep Dive Into TrickBot Executor Module “mexec”: Reversing the Dropper Variant
2020-04-14Intel 471Intel 471
Understanding the relationship between Emotet, Ryuk and TrickBot
Emotet Ryuk TrickBot
2020-04-14IntrinsecJean Bichet
Deobfuscating and hunting for OSTAP, Trickbot’s dropper and best friend
ostap TrickBot
2020-04-09ZscalerAbhay Yadav, Atinderpal Singh
TrickBot Emerges with a Few New Tricks
2020-04-08SentinelOneJason Reaves
Deep Dive Into TrickBot Executor Module “mexec”: Hidden “Anchor” Bot Nexus Operations
Anchor TrickBot
2020-04-07SecurityIntelligenceOle Villadsen
ITG08 (aka FIN6) Partners With TrickBot Gang, Uses Anchor Framework
More_eggs Anchor TrickBot
2020-04-01CiscoAndrea Kaiser, Shyam Sundar Ramaswami
Navigating Cybersecurity During a Pandemic: Latest Malware and Threat Actors
Azorult CloudEyE Formbook KPOT Stealer Metamorfo Nanocore RAT NetWire RC TrickBot
2020-03-31Cisco TalosChris Neal
Trickbot: A primer
2020-03-31FireEyeAaron Stephens, Van Ta
It’s Your Money and They Want It Now - The Cycle of Adversary Pursuit
Ryuk TrickBot UNC1878
2020-03-30IntezerMichael Kajiloti
Fantastic payloads and where we find them
Dridex Emotet ISFB TrickBot
2020-03-25Wilbur SecurityJW
Trickbot to Ryuk in Two Hours
Cobalt Strike Ryuk TrickBot
2020-03-18BitdefenderAlexandru Maximciuc, Cristina Vatamanu, Liviu Arsene, Radu Tudorica
New TrickBot Module Bruteforces RDP Connections, Targets Select Telecommunication Services in US and Hong Kong
2020-03-09FortinetXiaopeng Zhang
New Variant of TrickBot Being Spread by Word Document
2020-03-05MicrosoftMicrosoft Threat Protection Intelligence Team
Human-operated ransomware attacks: A preventable disaster
Dharma DoppelPaymer Dridex EternalPetya Gandcrab Hermes LockerGoga MegaCortex MimiKatz REvil RobinHood Ryuk SamSam TrickBot WannaCryptor PARINACOTA
2020-03-04Bleeping ComputerLawrence Abrams
Ryuk Ransomware Attacked Epiq Global Via TrickBot Infection
Ryuk TrickBot
2020 CrowdStrike Global Threat Report
MESSAGETAP More_eggs 8.t Dropper Anchor BabyShark BadNews Clop Cobalt Strike CobInt Cobra Carbon System Cutwail DanaBot Dharma DoppelDridex DoppelPaymer Dridex Emotet FlawedAmmyy FriedEx Gandcrab Get2 IcedID ISFB KerrDown LightNeuron LockerGoga Maze MECHANICAL Necurs Nokki Outlook Backdoor Phobos Predator The Thief QakBot REvil RobinHood Ryuk SDBbot Skipper SmokeLoader TerraRecon TerraStealer TerraTV TinyLoader TrickBot Vidar Winnti ANTHROPOID SPIDER APT23 APT31 APT39 APT40 BlackTech BuhTrap Charming Kitten CLOCKWORK SPIDER DOPPEL SPIDER FIN7 Gamaredon Group GOBLIN PANDA MONTY SPIDER MUSTANG PANDA NARWHAL SPIDER NOCTURNAL SPIDER PINCHY SPIDER SALTY SPIDER SCULLY SPIDER SMOKY SPIDER Thrip VENOM SPIDER VICEROY TIGER
2020-03-03PWC UKPWC UK
Cyber Threats 2019:A Year in Retrospect
KevDroid MESSAGETAP magecart AndroMut Cobalt Strike CobInt Crimson RAT DNSpionage Dridex Dtrack Emotet FlawedAmmyy FlawedGrace FriedEx Gandcrab Get2 GlobeImposter Grateful POS ISFB Kazuar LockerGoga Nokki QakBot Ramnit REvil Rifdoor RokRAT Ryuk shadowhammer ShadowPad Shifu Skipper StoneDrill Stuxnet TrickBot Winnti ZeroCleare APT41 MUSTANG PANDA Sea Turtle
2020-02-28MorphisecMichael Gorelik
Trickbot Delivery Method Gets a New Upgrade Focusing on Windows 10
2020-02-26SentinelOneJason Reaves
Revealing the Trick | A Deep Dive into TrickLoader Obfuscation
M-Trends 2020
Cobalt Strike Grateful POS LockerGoga QakBot TrickBot
2020-02-18Sophos LabsLuca Nagy
Nearly a quarter of malware now communicates using TLS
Dridex IcedID TrickBot
2020-02-13QianxinQi Anxin Threat Intelligence Center
APT Report 2019
Chrysaor Exodus Dacls VPNFilter DNSRat Griffon KopiLuwak More_eggs SQLRat AppleJeus BONDUPDATER Agent.BTZ Anchor AndroMut AppleJeus BOOSTWRITE Brambul Carbanak Cobalt Strike Dacls DistTrack DNSpionage Dtrack ELECTRICFISH FlawedAmmyy FlawedGrace Get2 Grateful POS HOPLIGHT Imminent Monitor RAT jason Joanap KerrDown KEYMARBLE Lambert LightNeuron LoJax MiniDuke PolyglotDuke PowerRatankba Rising Sun SDBbot ServHelper Snatch Stuxnet TinyMet tRat TrickBot Volgmer X-Agent Zebrocy
2020-02-10MalwarebytesAdam Kujawa, Chris Boyd, David Ruiz, Jérôme Segura, Jovi Umawing, Nathan Collier, Pieter Arntz, Thomas Reed, Wendy Zamora
2020 State of Malware Report
magecart Emotet QakBot REvil Ryuk TrickBot WannaCryptor
2020-01-30MorphisecArnold Osipov
Trickbot Trojan Leveraging a New Windows 10 UAC Bypass
2020-01-30Bleeping ComputerLawrence Abrams
TrickBot Uses a New Windows 10 UAC Bypass to Launch Quietly
2020-01-29Bleeping ComputerLawrence Abrams
Malware Tries to Trump Security Software With POTUS Impeachment
Vorläufiger forensischer Abschlussbericht zur Untersuchung des Incidents beim Berliner Kammergericht
Emotet TrickBot
2020-01-23Bleeping ComputerLawrence Abrams
TrickBot Now Steals Windows Active Directory Credentials
2020-01-17Ken Sajo, Yasuhiro Takeda, Yusuke Niwa
Battle Against Ursnif Malspam Campaign targeting Japan
Cutwail ISFB TrickBot UrlZone
2020-01-16Bleeping ComputerLawrence Abrams
TrickBot Now Uses a Windows 10 UAC Bypass to Evade Detection
Threat Matrix H1 2019
Gustuff magecart Emotet Gandcrab Ramnit TrickBot
2020-01-09SentinelOneJason Reaves, Joshua Platt, Vitali Kremez
Top-Tier Russian Organized Cybercrime Group Unveils Fileless Stealthy “PowerTrick” Backdoor for High-Value Targets
Dyre TrickBot
GlobeImposter Gozi IcedID TrickBot LUNAR SPIDER
Empire Downloader Ryuk TrickBot WIZARD SPIDER
2019-12-12FireEyeChi-en Shen, Oleg Bondarenko
Cyber Threat Landscape in Japan – Revealing Threat in the Shadow
Cerberus TSCookie Cobalt Strike Dtrack Emotet Formbook IcedID Icefog IRONHALO Loki Password Stealer (PWS) PandaBanker PLEAD poisonplug TrickBot BlackTech
2019-12-09Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Brittany Ash, Bryan Lee, Mike Harbison
TrickBot Campaign Uses Fake Payroll Emails to Conduct Phishing Attacks
2019-11-22Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Brad Duncan
Trickbot Updates Password Grabber Module
2019-11-13CrowdStrikeJason Rivera, Jen Ayers
Through the Eyes of the Adversary
2019-11-08Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Brad Duncan
Wireshark Tutorial: Examining Trickbot Infections
2019-11-06Heise SecurityThomas Hungenberg
Emotet, Trickbot, Ryuk – ein explosiver Malware-Cocktail
Emotet Ryuk TrickBot
2019-10-29SneakyMonkey BlogSneakyMonkey
TRICKBOT - Analysis Part II
2019-10-24Sentinel LABSVitali Kremez
How TrickBot Malware Hooking Engine Targets Windows 10 Browsers
Trickbot - An analysis of data collected from the botnet
2019-08-27SecureworksCTU Research Team
TrickBot Modifications Target U.S. Mobile Users
2019-08-26InQuestJosiah Smith
Memory Analysis of TrickBot
2019-08-05Trend MicroMichael Jhon Ofiaza, Noel Anthony Llimos
Latest Trickbot Campaign Delivered via Highly Obfuscated JS File
ostap TrickBot
2019-07-12DeepInstinctShaul Vilkomir-Preisman
TrickBooster – TrickBot’s Email-Based Infection Module
2019-07-11NTT SecurityNTT Security
Targeted TrickBot activity drops 'PowerBrace' backdoor
PowerBrace TrickBot
2019-06-04SlideShareVitali Kremez
Inside Cybercrime Groups Harvesting Active Directory for Fun and Profit - Vitali Kremez
2019-05-22sneakymonk3y (Mark)
TRICKBOT - Analysis
Severe Ransomware Attacks Against Swiss SMEs
Emotet LockerGoga Ryuk TrickBot
2019-05-02CERT.PLMichał Praszmo
Detricking TrickBot Loader
2019-04-05Medium vishal_thakurVishal Thakur
Trickbot — a concise treatise
2019-04-02CybereasonLior Rochberger, Matan Zatz, Noa Pinkas
Triple Threat: Emotet Deploys Trickbot to Steal Data & Spread Ryuk
Ryuk TrickBot
2019-03-05PepperMalware BlogPepper Potts
Quick Analysis of a Trickbot Sample with NSA's Ghidra SRE Framework
2019-02-15CrowdStrikeBex Hartley, Brendon Feeley
“Sin”-ful SPIDERS: WIZARD SPIDER and LUNAR SPIDER Sharing the Same Web
2019-02-12Trend MicroTrend Micro
Trickbot Adds Remote Application Credential-Grabbing Capabilities to Its Repertoire
2019-01-11FireEyeChristopher Glyer, Jaideep Natu, Jeremy Kennelly, Kimberly Goody
A Nasty Trick: From Credential Theft Malware to Business Disruption
2018-12-12SecureDataWicus Ross
The TrickBot and MikroTik connection
2018-12-05VIPREVIPRE Labs
Trickbot’s Tricks
What’s new in TrickBot? Deobfuscating elements
2018-11-08FortinetXiaopeng Zhang
Deep Analysis of TrickBot New Module pwgrab
2018-11-01Trend MicroCarl Maverick Pascual, Noel Anthony Llimos
Trickbot Shows Off New Trick: Password Grabber Module
2018-08-14CyberbitHod Gavriel
Latest Trickbot Variant has New Tricks Up Its Sleeve
2018-07-03Talos IntelligenceBen Baker, Holger Unterbrink
Smoking Guns - Smoke Loader learned new tricks
SmokeLoader TrickBot
Unpacking and Extracting TrickBot Malware Configuration With x64dbg and Python
2018-06-13Github (JR0driguezB)Jorge Rodriguez
TrickBot config files
2018-04-16Random REsysopfb
TrickBot & UACME
2018-04-03Vitali Kremez BlogVitali Kremez
Let's Learn: Trickbot Implements Network Collector Module Leveraging CMD, WMI & LDAP
2018-03-31Youtube (hasherezade)hasherezade
Deobfuscating TrickBot's strings with libPeConv
2018-03-27Trend MicroTrendmicro
Evolving Trickbot Adds Detection Evasion and Screen-Locking Features
2018-03-21WebrootJason Davison
TrickBot Banking Trojan Adapts with New Module
2018-02-15SecurityIntelligenceLimor Kessem, Magal Baz, Ophir Harpaz
TrickBot’s Cryptocurrency Hunger: Tricking the Bitcoin Out of Wallets
2018-02-01Malware Traffic AnalysisBrad Duncan
Quick Test Drive of Trickbot (It now has a Monero Module)
2017-12-30Youtube (hasherezade)hasherezade
Unpacking TrickBot with PE-sieve
2017-12-19Vitali Kremez BlogVitali Kremez
Let's Learn: Introducing New Trickbot LDAP "DomainGrabber" Module