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Ande Loader Malware Targets Manufacturing Sector in North America
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Ande Loader Malware Targets Manufacturing Sector in North America

The loader virus Ande Loader is used by the threat actor known as Blind Eagle to distribute remote access trojans (RATs) such as Remcos RAT and NjRAT. According to eSentire, the attacks, which take the form of phishing emails, were directed on Spanish-speaking employees of North American manufacturing companies. Threat actor Blind Eagle (also known as APT-C-36) is financially motivated and has a track record of coordinating cyberattacks on organizations in Ecuador and Colombia to distribute a variety of ransomware tools (RATs), such as BitRAT, AsyncRAT, Lime RAT, NjRAT, Remcos RAT, and Quasar RAT. The most recent discoveries indicate that the threat actor is expanding the scope of what it targets and is also using phishing read more Ande Loader Malware Targets Manufacturing Secto...