Fake coupon downloads Cobalt Strike to take control of your system (Nov 30, 2017)

With the holiday shopping season in full swing, cybercriminals are taking advantage of the fact that consumers are expected to shop for great deals over the next few weeks. During this Cyber sales week, the SonicWall Capture Labs Threat Research Team has spotted a specially crafted document file pretending to be a coupon that will save you big bucks on all items with major online retailers like amazon, ebay and aliexpress. In this infection, multiple levels of scripts are being executed and downloaded to carry on the full attack.

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