Carbanak 2.0

  • First known sample

    2015
  • Discovery

    2015
  • Number of targets

    10000-300000
  • Current status

    Active
  • Type

    Backdoor
  • Targeted platforms

    Windows
  • TOP targeted countries

    Worldwide
  • Connected attacks

  • The way of propagation

    Exploits , Social engineering
  • Purpose/Functions

    Stealing money
  • Special features
    One interesting characteristic of Carbanak 2.0 is a different victim profile. The group has moved beyond banks and is now targeting the budgeting and accounting departments in any organization of interest to them, using the same APT-style tools and techniques.
  • Targets

    Financial institutions , Telecoms
  • Description

    The second iteration of the infamous Carbanak cyber-criminal gang, this group targets financial institutions. Using the same APT-style tools and techniques, including the Carbanak backdoor, Carbanak 2.0 moved beyond banks to target the budgeting and accounting departments of any organization of interest.

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