Updated on 2022-09-28: Potential malware dropper in the foray
Kaspersky uncovered a new malware dubbed NullMixer targeting Windows users in the U.S, Germany, France, Italy, India, Turkey, Russia, Brazil, and Egypt. NullMixer acts as an infection funnel that leads to the deployment of over a dozen malware families. Its operators attempt to lure users with fake game cheats and software cracks by pushing fraudulent search results on Google.
Kaspersky researchers have analyzed NullMixer, a new malware dropper family linked to SEO spam campaigns spreading a large number of various malware strains, but mostly infostealers. Read more: NullMixer: oodles of Trojans in a single dropper