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Corona Virus - Fake site/malware

Fake Online Coronavirus Map Delivers Well-known Malware
Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HC3)
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Date: March 10, 2020
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:
A malicious website pretending to be the live map for Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by
Johns Hopkins University is circulating on the internet waiting for unwitting internet users to
visit the website. Visiting the website infects the user with the AZORult trojan, an information
stealing program which can exfiltrate a variety of sensitive data. It is likely being spread via
infected email attachments, malicious online advertisements, and social engineering.
Furthermore, anyone searching the internet for a Coronavirus map could unwittingly navigate
to this malicious website.
Threat Details
A sample of the malware being deployed by “corona-virus-map[dot]com” was submitted and
analyzed by and received an extremely malicious threat score of 100/100 with Anti-virus (AV)
detection at 76%. This sample was labelled by Hybrid-Analysis as a Trojan.
Recommendations
End users should be warned about this cybersecurity risk and security teams should blacklist
any indicators associated with this specific threat. IOCs and Analysis may be found here:
https://blog.reasonsecurity.com/2020...alysis-report/
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wow great.

people will always find a way to cash in on something like this.

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Yeah, we had a corporate level warning this morning. Same stuff, deranged people doing this.
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When a site about a virus has a virus.
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. . . but likely only an issue if you run WhinDerp . . . *and* don't pay much attention . . .
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