Researchers at Microsoft have cautioned of an increase in HTML-based malware operations that are being employed to spread banking malware and remote access trojans (RAT). Apart from banking malware operations, HTML smuggling is used in various assaults, including more complex, targeted ones. While HTML smuggling is not a new discovery, threat actors, such as the Nobelium hacking organisation behind the SolarWinds assaults, are increasingly employing it to avoid detection.
By- Shubhangi Kumari Mishra
(Content Writer, WCSF)