Win32/StealthFalcon malware uses Windows Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) to communicates to its C&C servers

Stealth Falcon is a state-sponsored cyber espionage group that since 2012 targets political activists and journalists in the Middle East. Security researchers from ESET have discovered a new malware associated with Stealth Falcon that abuses a built-in component of the Microsoft Windows operating system in order to communicate with command-and-control servers: In its communication with […]