Stealthy Malware Leaves No File on the System

September 3, 2014

Via: malware

A new cyber attack has been spotted to be launched by Angler exploit kit, with memory-residing malware that creates no file on the victims computer.The threat is delivered via a drive-by download and the code is injected straight into the web browser process, leaving no trace of the infection.French Malware researcher Kafeine discovered that the new malware is not picked up by his regular security solutions and evaded detection of a host-based intrusion prevention system (HIPS) he relie…