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NamesBADNEWS
CategoryMalware
TypeBackdoor
DescriptionBADNEWS is malware that has been used by the actors responsible for the Patchwork campaign. Its name was given due to its use of RSS feeds, forums, and blogs for command and control.
Information<https://unit42.paloaltonetworks.com/unit42-patchwork-continues-deliver-badnews-indian-subcontinent/>
<http://blog.fortinet.com/2017/04/05/in-depth-look-at-new-variant-of-monsoon-apt-backdoor-part-1>
<http://blog.fortinet.com/2017/04/05/in-depth-look-at-new-variant-of-monsoon-apt-backdoor-part-2>
<https://documents.trendmicro.com/assets/tech-brief-untangling-the-patchwork-cyberespionage-group.pdf>
MITRE ATT&CK<https://attack.mitre.org/software/S0128/>
Malpedia<https://malpedia.caad.fkie.fraunhofer.de/details/win.badnews>

Last change to this tool card: 13 May 2020

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APT groups

 Operation HangOver, Monsoon, Viceroy TigerIndia2010-Jan 2020 
XPatchwork, Dropping ElephantIndia2013-Mar 2018 

2 groups listed (2 APT, 0 other, 0 unknown)

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