Groups Behind “Banload” Banking Malware Implement New Techniques
description: As the adoption of online banking within Brazil continues to grow, a corresponding rise in banking malware targeting this developing market is also being observed. The prolific Brazilian cybercrime group behind the banking malware “Banload” have implemented an interesting new driver component, internally called ‘FileDelete’, to remove software drivers and executables belonging to anti-malware and banking protection programs. The goal behind this driver is to enable fraud through credential theft and account-takeover operations on a victim’s machine. In this technical analysis, SentinelOne dissects the novel FileDelete driver to reveal how it works.
publish date: 2019-05-14T00:00:00