Cheap, easy and prolific, the new version of the old FormBook form-stealer and keylogger has added Mac users to its hit list, and it’s selling like hotcakes.
There’s a new version of the old FormBook form-stealer and keylogger that’s added Mac users to its hit list, and it’s selling like hotcakes on underground markets for as low as $49.
It’s not only cheap; it’s easy. The data stealer is distributed in the form of malware-as-a-service (MaaS) and stands out from competing malware by being drop-dead simple to use, outfitting even code dummies with a multipurpose malware tool.
We can all slow down XLoader’s success rate by following some standard-issue precautions for both Mac and Windows users:
– Don’t open suspicious attachments
– Stay off of suspicious websites
– Use third-party protection software to help identify and prevent malicious behavior on your computer