Last week on Malwarebytes Labs, we released survey results about VPN usage and found that 36 percent of our respondents use it. We also talked about Adobe Flash Player reaching its end of life—meaning, Adobe won’t be supporting the updating and patching of its Flash Player software; covered the ransomware attack against Funke Media Group, one of Germany’s largest publishers; and reported on a new Bitcoin sextortion scam making rounds since the eve of 2021. Lastly, we profiled the latest campaign of APT37, a North Korean threat actor, wherein they used a self-decoding VBA Office file to inject RokRat, a cloud-based RAT, onto Notepad.

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