TrickBot Comes to Cellular Carriers

A new malicious campaign seeks cell account PINs from victims. Researchers have discovered that TrickBot, a credential-theft botnet operated by the Gold Blackburn threat group, has been modified to target mobile device users on Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon cellular networks. The research, conducted by the Counter Threat Unit Research Team…

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5G Standard to Get New Security Specifications

Researchers had recently demonstrated how attackers could intercept device capability information and use it against 5G mobile subscribers. The standards body in charge of 5G wireless network security is drafting new requirements for addressing recently reported vulnerabilities in the technology that impact both end user devices and operator infrastructure. The…

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