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New Mac Malware Can Steal Crypto from Exchanges, Can it be Prevented?


Unit 42, the global threat intelligence team at Palo Alto Network, discovered Mac malware that can steal cookies linked to crypto exchanges and wallets. Although usernames and passwords may not be sufficient to initiate withdrawals at crypto exchanges, if hackers manage to steal a combination of login credentials, web cookies, authentication cookies, and SMS data, it could steal user funds. The researchers explained: “CookieMiner tries to navigate past the authentication process by stealing a combination of the login credentials, text messages, and web cookies. If the bad actors successfully enter the websites using the victim’s identity, they could perform fund

New Mac Malware Can Steal Crypto from Exchanges, Can it be Prevented? by CCN



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2019-02-01 18:32:44

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