Chinese Hackers Use Manjusaka Instead of Cobalt Strike

Manjusaka instead of Cobalt Strike

Cisco Talos experts have discovered a new offensive framework called Manjusaka, which they call “the Chinese brother of Sliver and Cobalt Strike.” Manjusaka is translated as “licorice” and is the name of a genus of flowering plants with over 20 species. The framework is written in Rust (the binaries are written in the equally versatile Go) and is advertised as …

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New Bumblebee Malware Downloader Became a Replacement for BazarLoader for Hackers

Bumblebee malware downloader

A newly discovered malware loader called Bumblebee is likely the latest development by the Conti syndicate to replace the BazarLoader backdoor. BazarLoader has been used in attacks to deliver ransomware payloads. Let me remind you that we also recently talked that Onyx Malware Destroys Large Files Instead of Encrypting Them, and also that Quantum Ransomware Operators Carried Out the Attack …

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