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There might be a filthy 'RAT' (remote access trojan) lurking inside your PC, but do not bother calling pest control. We are not talking about the actual rodent, but a trojan that security researchers are calling InnfiRAT. This nasty bit of code is written in .NET and is designed to access and steal personal data from infected PCs, and specifically cryptocurrency wallet information. That includes Bitcoin and Litecoin, two of the more popular forms of cryptocurrency. According to security researchers at Zscaler, InnfiRAT also helps itself to browser cookies to steal stored usernames and passwords, along with session data. Those activities are concerning, but the malware is even more nefarious in... Read more...