Hackers Abusing Skype and Teams to Deliver the DarkGate Malware
Hackers used Microsoft Teams and Skype to spread DarkGate malware, deceiving users with disguised attachments. DarkGate, a Windows-based malware, grants remote access and conducts malicious actions. Employing legitimate applications like AutoIt, it poses a significant threat. Controlling instant messaging apps, enforcing regulations, and implementing multifactor authentication are advised to combat such attacks.
(Source: Cybersecurity News)