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Threat Actors Spread RAT Via Pokemon NFT Card Site
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Threat Actors Spread RAT Via Pokemon NFT Card Site

Security professionals have alerted users to a new phishing campaign that utilizes the popularity of Pokemon and NFT to trick them into installing a remote access tool without their knowledge (RAT). The South Korean AhnLab Security E-response Center discovered the fake Pokemon card game page (ASEC). The website reportedly provides links to buy Pokemon-branded NFTs in addition to the game itself. According to ASEC, the "Play on PC" option on the phishing page secretly sets up a version of the well-known RAT NetSupport. The tool "was not transmitted in a manner usable for normal activities but rather in a form tailored for the threat actor to control the infected system," according to the vendor, who labeled it "malware" read the complete article Threat Actors Spread RAT Via Pokemon N...