Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

#2102 New macOS Proton RAT available for sale on Russian hacking forum
A new remote access tool (RAT) targeting macOS users is currently being advertised on Russian underground hacking forums, a custom website, and through YouTube videos, security researchers from Sixgill have discovered.

Believed to have launched late last year, this new threat, named Proton RAT, comes with many features such as the ability to execute console commands, log keystrokes, take screenshots, access the user's webcam, open SSH/VNC remote connections, and show popups requestions additional info such as credit card numbers, login credentials, and others.
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