Ukraine Government Sector Targeted With The DolphinCape Information Stealer


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The government sector of Ukraine was targeted with spear-phishing emails with a malicious attachment which appeared to be sent from the State Emergency Service of Ukraine.

Opening the attachment resulted in VBScript code creating a scheduled task for persistence and a PowerShell script downloading the DolphinCape information stealer.

The malicious software is capable of exfiltrating system information as well as screenshots of the infected device.

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