The Tamil Nadu government’s Public Department is said to have come under a ransomware attack, wherein a malware was used to encrypt computer files.
As per Arsenal Consulting, a hacker had had the control of Wilson's computer, and a malware was used to plant documents in it, including a letter that was cited by the NIA as evidence.
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Jagatsinghpur SP R Prakash cautioned the citizens that Joker is back on Android applications via a tweet on the official handle of the district police.
As per the firm, Dtrack can be used as Remote Admin Tool (RAT), giving threat actors complete control over infected devices.
The malware generally looks like a legitimate app, such as a banking application. When a victim tries to reach their genuine bank app, the attackers gain access to that too.
One of the terminals at the JNPT port has been impacted by the latest malware attack, the government confirmed today.