Remcos RAT Spreading Through Adult Games in New Attack Wave


The remote access trojan (RAT) known as Remcos RAT has been found being propagated via webhards by disguising it as adult-themed games in South Korea.

WebHard, short for web hard drive, is a popular online file storage system used to upload, download, and share files in the country.

While webhards have been used in the past to deliver njRATUDP RAT, and DDoS botnet malware, the AhnLab Security Emergency Response Center’s (ASEC) latest analysis shows that the technique has been adopted to distribute Remcos RAT.

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