Raccoon Infostealer

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The Raccoon Infostealer is a type of malware, specifically designed to infiltrate computer systems and illicitly gather personal information. This malicious software often enters systems through suspicious downloads, emails, or websites without the user's knowledge. Once it has infiltrated a system, it can disrupt operations, steal sensitive data, or even hold the victim's data hostage for ransom. In a significant development in the ongoing fight against cybercrime, an operator of the Raccoon Infostealer, hailing from Ukraine, has been extradited to the United States. This individual is currently awaiting trial on charges related to their alleged involvement in the operation and distribution of this particularly harmful strain of malware. The extradition represents a notable achievement in international cooperation towards combating global cybersecurity threats. The impending trial of the Ukrainian operator serves as a reminder of the persistent threat posed by malware and the importance of robust cybersecurity measures. It underscores the necessity for individuals and businesses alike to remain vigilant against suspicious online activity, ensure that software is regularly updated, and secure systems with reliable antivirus programs. This case also highlights the role of international collaboration in tracking down and bringing cybercriminals to justice.
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Raccoon is a type of malware utilized by the Scattered Spider threat actors to obtain sensitive information such as login credentials, browser cookies, and browser histories. The Raccoon Stealer is particularly notorious for its ability to detect countermeasures and delete records associated with th
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Infostealer
Maas
Fraud
Phishing
Ransomware
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Securityaffairs
7 days ago
Security Affairs Malware Newsletter - Round 1
Securityaffairs
14 days ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 478 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
Securityaffairs
21 days ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 477 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
Securityaffairs
a month ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 476 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
Securityaffairs
2 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 473 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
Securityaffairs
2 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 470 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
Securityaffairs
3 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 469 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
Securityaffairs
3 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 467 by Pierluigi Paganini – INTERNATIONAL EDITION
Securityaffairs
3 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 466 by Pierluigi Paganini
Securityaffairs
3 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 465 by Pierluigi Paganini
Securityaffairs
4 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 464 by Pierluigi Paganini
Securityaffairs
4 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 463 by Pierluigi Paganini
Securityaffairs
4 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 462 by Pierluigi Paganini
Securityaffairs
4 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 461 by Pierluigi Paganini
Securityaffairs
5 months ago
Security Affairs newsletter Round 460 by Pierluigi Paganini
CERT-EU
5 months ago
Alleged Raccoon Infostealer operator extradited, verification site set up for victims - Help Net Security
CERT-EU
5 months ago
Alleged Raccoon Infostealer operator extradited, verification site set up for victims
Malwarebytes
5 months ago
Raccoon Infostealer operator extradited to the United States | Malwarebytes
Securityaffairs
5 months ago
A Ukrainian Raccoon Infostealer operator is awaiting trial in the US
CERT-EU
6 months ago
Administrator Account for Middle East Internet Registry Hacked | #hacking | #cybersecurity | #infosec | #comptia | #pentest | #hacker | National Cyber Security Consulting