Marcher Mobile Malware Adds Nine UK Banks to Target List | SC Magazine Article

Malware forging stronger links between UK and Europe

Russian banking malware, Marcher, is headed for the UK in a big way – banks and consumers are urged to be on guard.

The Marcher mobile bot has added nine UK banks to its list of targets, according to researchers at IBM X-Force Research.

Writing in January, PhishLabs said about Marcher: “It’s fairly polished and successful as a tool used by cybercriminals to facilitate account takeover.  However, there are certain code artifacts and network indicators that can be used to identify the mobile malware and initiate takedown of hosting infrastructure.” Read more…