New Golang-based Skuld Malware Stealing Discord and Browser Data from Windows PCs


A new Golang-based information stealer called Skuld has compromised Windows systems across Europe, Southeast Asia, and the U.S.

“This new malware strain tries to steal sensitive information from its victims,” Trellix researcher Ernesto Fernández Provecho said in a Tuesday analysis. “To accomplish this task, it searches for data stored in applications such as Discord and web browsers; information from the system and files stored in the victim’s folders.”

Skuld, which shares overlaps with publicly available stealers like Creal StealerLuna Grabber, and BlackCap Grabber, is the handiwork of a developer who goes by the online alias Deathined on various social media platforms like GitHub, Twitter, Reddit, and Tumblr.

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