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New variant of BBTok Trojan targets users of +40 banks in LATAM

September 25, 2023


Check Point researchers warn of a new variant of a banking trojan, called BBTok, that is targeting users of over 40 banks in Latin America.

The new malware campaign relies on new infection chains and employs a unique combination of Living off the Land Binaries (LOLBins). The campaign has a low detection rate even though BBTok first appeared in the threat landscape in 2020.

The researchers reported that BBTokis is mainly targeting users in Brazil and Mexico, employing multi-layered geo-fencing to avoid infecting systems from other countries.

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