New Trickbot Variant Uses URL Redirection to Spread

New Trickbot Variant Uses URL Redirection to Spread
Switch in tactic is the latest attempt by operators of the prolific banking Trojan to slip past detection mechanisms.

The authors of the Trickbot banking Trojan have once again begun using URL redirection instead of malicious email attachments to spread their malware. It is the latest example of how cybercriminals constantly evolve — and sometimes recycle — their tactics to stay ahead of defenders.


Security researchers from Trend Micro on Monday said they had recently discovered a new variant of Trickbot arriving via redirection URL in a spam mail message. The URL appears to point toward a Google doma ..