Hackers Launching Gandcrab Ransomware via Super Mario Image Using Weaponized Excel Document

From gbhackers.com

Super Mario

Cyber criminals now spreading a Gandcrab ransomware variant using Steganography Super Mario image via malicious Excel documents.

Very recently a security researcher Matthew Rowen from Bromium encountered a spreadsheet that containing a trojan sample during the static analysis.

The spreadsheet has an embedded macro and the code part reveals that the macro should exit immediately if the infected machine origin will not based in Italy using country code 39.

Read more…