Vidar spyware is now hidden in Microsoft help files


Cybercriminals can buy Vidar, which is Windows spyware and an information stealer. Vidar may collect OS and user data, as well as credentials for online services and cryptocurrency accounts, as well as credit card information.

The email campaign used to distribute Vidar, according to Trustwave, is far from sophisticated. The email has a generic subject line and a ““request.doc”” attachment that is actually a.iso disc image.

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