AdvisorsBot Downloader Emerges in Raft of Malware Campaigns

August 23rd, 2018 By Lindsey O’Donnell



A tricky downloader has hit the scene in a series of campaigns targeting restaurants, hotels and telecommunications companies.


A new downloader was disclosed today, sporting significant anti-analysis features and increasingly sophisticated distribution techniques.


Researchers at Proofpoint have been tracking the downloader as a first-stage payload in campaigns since May 2018. Dubbed AdvisorsBot (due to early command-and-control domains, all containing the word “advisors”), it has been targeting hotels, restaurants and telecom-sector victims.


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