This new, unusual Trojan promises victims COVID-19 tax relief


A new Trojan malware sample has appeared on the radar of cybersecurity researchers following evidence it may be being used in coronavirus-related phishing schemes. 

First noticed by MalwareHunterTeam, the Trojan sample was connected to a file, “Company PLP_Tax relief due to Covid-19 outbreak CI+PL.jar,” and was only detected at first by ESET’s antivirus engine.

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