Memes from Twitter can be dangerous. They hide computer viruses

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Attackers can use memes from Twitter to send commands to the malware on the computer. To such conclusion experts of the cyber security company Trend Micro.

We are talking about the typical Trojans. Viruses type RAT extract information from an infected computer and transmit it to hackers. Malware intensified with the help of downloaded from Twitter memes, in the code which was written the command for remote access.

One of those accounts was registered in 2017 and removed after the publication of the study on the Trend Micro website TechCrunch. Similar pages with a dangerous meme. These accounts were found in 2009 and 2016.

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Author: AlenaSexi