Phishing Malware Hijacks Bitcoin Addresses and Delivers New Agent Tesla Variant
Fortinet News, June 4th , 2021
June 4, 2021,
Volume 279, Issue 1

FortiGuard Labs recently captured a fresh phishing campaign in which a Microsoft Excel document attached to a spam email downloaded and executed several pieces of VBscript code

This malware is used to hijack bitcoin address information and deliver a new variant of Agent Tesla onto the victim's device.

Agent Tesla, first discovered in late 2014, is a known spyware focused on stealing sensitive information from a victim's device, such as saved application credentials, keyboard inputs (keylogger), etc. We have posted a number of detailed analysis blogs for Agent Tesla campaign captured by FortiGuard Labs over the past several year.

Interestingly, Agent Tesla is a commercial software that is sold online, as shown in Figure 1.1, below...

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