🔍 High Level: - Primarily an info stealer - Targets cold/hot wallets - Steals discord tokens - Steals from over 17 different extensions 👇
Why should you care?
“The malware, which the author claims to have developed in just six hours, is quite stealthy, with VirusTotal returning a detection rate of around 22%.” — Bleeping Computer
The entire code-base for this malware was released for free. 👇
What makes this malware interesting?
🔍 Uses Discord web-hooks OR Telegram bots to communicate back to attacker 🔍 Written in Rust which allows for easy porting to macOS or Linux 🔍 Can modify clipboard to attempt to steal crypto by replacing the copied address with theirs.
Why should Web3 Care?
🔲 This malware targets your hot/cold wallets. 🔲 Could replace copied addresses on clipboard 🔲 Easy to impact Windows, macOS and Linux 🔲 Low Detection Rate
What can I do to protect myself?
🔲 Download [@Malwarebytes](https://twitter.com/Malwarebytes) and get premium 🔲 Never download random files 🔲 Always open documents via Google Docs or something similar 🔲 Check the copied address every-time before sending any transactions.