Operation Oceansalt Targets Koreans Using New Recon Implant, Italy Navy Targeted By Phishing Attacks That Deliver QuasarRAT
Italy’s naval industry suffered several phishing attacks that sought to deliver QuasarRAT, an open source remote administration tool. Recipients had received emails from senders who masqueraded as known vendors of marine parts and naval services. The emails contained specially crafted Excel files that adopted the VelvetSweatshop trick and exploited a Microsoft Equation Editor vulnerability to download QuasarRAT.
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