Mexican journalists targeted by zero-click spyware infections – The Record by Recorded Future

Mexican journalists and a human rights defender investigating links between extrajudicial killings, drugs cartels, and the Mexican military, were infected with NSO Group’s spyware after being hacked through zero-click attacks, a new investigation has alleged.

The investigation follows a series of eight reports published in 2017 detailing “widespread Pegasus targeting” in Mexico. …….

Mexican journalists targeted by zero-click spyware infections – The Record by Recorded Future

Mexican journalists and a human rights defender investigating links between extrajudicial killings, drugs cartels, and the Mexican military, were infected with NSO Group’s spyware after being hacked through zero-click attacks, a new investigation has alleged.

The investigation follows a series of eight reports published in 2017 detailing “widespread Pegasus targeting” in Mexico. …….

Pegasus spyware attacks in Mexico continued under Lopez Obrador, report says – Reuters Canada

MEXICO CITY, Oct 2 (Reuters) – Phones of at least three human rights investigators in Mexico were infected with Pegasus during the term of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador despite his goverment’s a…….

Pegasus spyware attacks in Mexico continued under Lopez Obrador, report says – Reuters Canada

MEXICO CITY, Oct 2 (Reuters) – Phones of at least three human rights investigators in Mexico were infected with Pegasus during the term of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador despite his goverment’s a…….

Pegasus spyware attacks in Mexico continued under Lopez Obrador, report says – Reuters Canada

MEXICO CITY, Oct 2 (Reuters) – Phones of at least three human rights investigators in Mexico were infected with Pegasus during the term of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador despite his goverment’s a…….

Pegasus spyware attacks in Mexico continued under Lopez Obrador, report says – Reuters Canada

MEXICO CITY, Oct 2 (Reuters) – Phones of at least three human rights investigators in Mexico were infected with Pegasus during the term of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador despite his goverment’s a…….

Spyware found hidden in Microsoft logo using stenography – The Register

Internet snoops have been caught concealing spyware in an old Windows logo in an attack on governments in the Middle East.

The Witchetty gang used steganography to stash backdoor Windows malware – dubbed Backdoor.Stegmap – in the bitmap image.

“Although rarely used by attackers, if successfully executed, steganography can be leveraged to disguise malicious code in seemingly i…….

presumed malware posing as antivirus software – Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Help – BleepingComputer

Here’s the additional report from FRST:

 

Additional scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (x64) Version: 30-08-2022

Ran by valued customer (02-10-2022 15:52:22)

Running from C:Usersvalued customerDownloads

Microsoft Windows 10 Home Version 21H1 19043.2006 (X64) (2020-10-25 22:45:57)

Boot Mode: Normal

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