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Coinminer Malware Distributed via Discord

While monitoring malware that is being distributed in Korea, the ASEC analysis team confirmed that coinminer malware was being distributed via Discord messenger. The attacker introduces a program that generates Robux, a currency used in a game called Roblox, for free in the following Discord chat room named “Free Robux Generator” and prompts the user to download it. Upon clicking the “Robux Generator – Download,” the compressed file shown below is downloaded. Upon decompressing the file, an executable named “robux…

Malware Being Sneakily Installed in My PC-BeamWinHTTP Malware

The weekly malware statistics which ASEC analysis team uploads every week show that the number of occurrences for a downloader type malware named BeamWinHTTP has been on the rise for the last few weeks. According to the last ASEC weekly malware statistics, BeamWinHTTP malware is one of the top 3 most distributed malware. Since it downloads various types of malware when run, users must take extra caution. BeamWinHTTP malware is executed by a PUP installer, and users who attempt to…