TrickBot: New feature allows SIM swapping attacks!



The trojan TrickBot is one of the most active and widespread malware. According to investigators, the hackers have improved trojan, to be able to perform « YES swapping attacks .”

The new version of TrickBot can steal login credentials and PIN codes for accounts of Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless.

The TrickBot collects data , which enable hackers to perform swapping SIM attack , ie to carry the phone number of a victim in a SIM card control themselves.

Through this attack, hackers can bypass the multiple factors of authentication solutions based on SMS, and proceed to reset codes to access bank accounts, accounts E-mail or cryptocurrency exchange portals victims.

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