Chinese LuoYu hackers deploy cyber-espionage malware via app updates

A Chinese-speaking hacking group known as LuoYu is infecting victims WinDealer information stealer malware deployed by switching legitimate app updates with malicious payloads in man-on-the-side attacks. To do that, the threat actors actively monitor their targets’ network traffic for app update requests linked to popular Asian apps such as QQ, WeChat, and WangWang and replace them with WinDealer installers.

Link: Chinese LuoYu hackers deploy cyber-espionage malware via app updates
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