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Discord malware

Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2019 3:41 am
by darkdeamon
Ladies & Gents,
Well worth reading and doing a quick check of the files mentioned....
https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/s ... w-malware/

Re: Discord malware

Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2019 8:41 am
by Ztranier
Thx @darkdeamon

Re: Discord malware

Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2019 9:17 am
by Lafayette
Good reading, thanks Darkdeamon, please note that paths for index.js might differ for your system.
Mine is :
C:\Users\XXXXX\AppData\Roaming\Discord\0.0.305\modules\discord_modules

Re: Discord malware

Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2019 9:43 am
by darkdeamon
I'm not running discord on a windows system so can't validate the paths unfortunately 🥴

Re: Discord malware

Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2019 5:22 pm
by Spawnsy
yep. they got me.
everyone in my email address book got a message with a shit link in it from an account trying to look like it was coming from me. fucking great. i wondered how that had happened.

Re: Discord malware

Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2019 7:23 pm
by darkdeamon
Spawnsy wrote:
Fri Oct 25, 2019 5:22 pm
yep. they got me.
everyone in my email address book got a message with a shit link in it from an account trying to look like it was coming from me. fucking great. i wondered how that had happened.
Bugger!

Re: Discord malware

Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2019 10:16 pm
by Chimp
Cheers D. Mine looks all good.

Re: Discord malware

Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 7:16 am
by warlock359205
I pay for and run malware bytes ,it runs in the background and hasn't picked anything up

Re: Discord malware

Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:15 am
by darkdeamon
warlock359205 wrote:
Sat Oct 26, 2019 7:16 am
I pay for and run malware bytes ,it runs in the background and hasn't picked anything up
From reading the report on this, 50% of all av software is still not picking this up as an issue yet!

Re: Discord malware

Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:32 am
by BillBailey