Redline Stealer Spreads via an Online File Converter Phishing site


A sophisticated phishing website that imitates the authentic Convertio website, which is infamous for disseminating the Redline stealer malware strain, has been found by researchers at Cyble Research and Intelligence Labs (CRIL). Since many people often use the online converter tool, the malware was spread by way of a bogus file converter phishing website.

Convertio is a simple web application that transforms data into a variety of file formats, including spreadsheets, documents, archives, pictures, eBooks, audio, and video. After choosing the file type and clicking the “Convert” button on the page, users are led to the download page. Read More…