Method of infection: Water-holing
OSIRIS used a Social Engineering method called “water holing” to attack German IP addresses.
How does water holing attack work?
- The victim enters the infected website.
- The website checks if the target IP is German.
- If it’s a German IP – few evasion techniques are used to bypass EDR
- And then the virus connects to its command server through the Darknet
Save Your Company from Social Engineering Attacks Like that
Register and Get your Personalized Free Exposure Report NOW,
And see where your Company is Exposed to Hackers
Recently Posted on AUMINT.io Blog
As governments and companies become aware of cyber threats and close the door on certain methods, cyber criminals are constantly evolving to find a new way to attack. The latest example, according to a recent report by WatchGuard, is a new type of browser-based...