PyXie RAT Targeting Health & Educational Organization: Stealing Credentials and Password

PyXie RAT uses .pyx File Extension to execute its code instead of .pyc Python-based files According to report, security experts & researchers have discovered a new Remote Access Trojan (RAT) that is currently being used to collect login credentials, record videos and keylogging components in its objectives. Security researchers have explained that PyXie RAT is new name of RAT Virus that is capable to gained access to targeted machine and cybercriminal to control their PC. However, it is also hard to detect this infection by most of the security application because this data stealing virus doesn’t shows up in lists of running programs or tasks. In other word, we can say that the action performs by PyXie RAT can be similar to those of genuine programs. Furthermore, hacker behinds this attack manages the level of resources use so that drop the performance doesn’t notify the targeted users that something’s amiss. Read more