Adwind at centre of cyber attack on Singapore bank

A bank in Singapore has been targeted by cyber criminals using a malware-as-a-service platform that enables people with low-level computer skills to launch attacks against organisations.

At the end of 2015, Kaspersky Lab researchers discovered unusual malware during an attempted targeted attack against a bank in Singapore. According to the security provider, “a malicious JAR file was attached to a spear-phishing email received by a targeted employee at the bank.