Bifrose

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Bifrose, also known as Bifrost, is a type of malware that is designed to infiltrate and exploit computer systems. This malicious software can infect systems through suspicious downloads, emails, or websites, often without the user's knowledge. Once inside, it has the potential to steal personal information, disrupt operations, or even hold data hostage for ransom. Recently, researchers from Palo Alto Networks have identified a new Linux variant of the Bifrose malware. This version employs a deceptive practice known as typosquatting, which involves creating a domain name that closely resembles a legitimate one, in this case, a VMware domain. By mimicking a trusted domain, the malware is able to avoid detection and gain unauthorized access to systems. The use of such sophisticated strategies by the Bifrose malware signifies an escalation in its threat level. It highlights the need for robust cybersecurity measures to protect against these advanced threats. Users are advised to be vigilant about their online activities, particularly when downloading files or visiting unfamiliar websites, to prevent potential infections.
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Bifrost, a malicious software (malware) known for its harmful activities since 2004, has been observed in new variants targeting Linux servers as of March 2024. This remote access Trojan (RAT) is capable of gathering sensitive information such as hostname and IP address from a compromised system. Re
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Securityaffairs
3 months ago
Linux variant of BIFROSE RAT uses deceptive domain strategies
CERT-EU
3 months ago
New BIFROSE Linux Malware Variant Using Deceptive VMware Domain for Evasion
Securityaffairs
2 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 466 by Pierluigi Paganini
Securityaffairs
2 days ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 473 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
Securityaffairs
a month ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 469 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
Securityaffairs
2 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 463 by Pierluigi Paganini
Securityaffairs
a month ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 467 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
Securityaffairs
2 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 465 by Pierluigi Paganini
Securityaffairs
23 days ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 470 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
Securityaffairs
3 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 462 by Pierluigi Paganini
Securityaffairs
2 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 464 by Pierluigi Paganini
CERT-EU
8 months ago
China's BlackTech Hacking Group Exploited Routers to Target U.S. and Japanese Companies
CERT-EU
3 months ago
Linux Variants of Bifrost Trojan Evade Detection via Typosquatting - Slashdot
CERT-EU
3 months ago
New Bifrost RAT Variant Targets Linux Devices, Mimics VMware Domain
CERT-EU
3 months ago
The Art of Domain Deception: Bifrost's New Tactic to Deceive Users
DARKReading
3 months ago
Linux Variants of Bifrost Trojan Evade Detection via Typosquatting
CERT-EU
3 months ago
The Art of Domain Deception: Bifrost's New Tactic to Deceive Users