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Fake Windows 11 Downloads Spread Vidar Malware; Here’s What You Need To Do To Spot It

May 20, 2022

“In April 2022, ThreatLabz discovered several newly registered domains, which were created by a threat actor to spoof the official Microsoft Windows 11 OS download portal,” said the tech company via its official blog post.

Zscaler’s research team, ThreatLabz explained that hackers designed the fake download portals to distribute malicious ISO files that can deploy the trojan computer virus.

Fake Windows 11 Downloads Spread Vidar Malware

According to Hackers News’ latest report, the hackers behind the latest fake Windows 11 downloads are also leveraging backdoored versions of other software, such as Microsoft Teams and Adobe Photoshop.

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