Winning the RAT Race

The Story of ToxicEye

Cybersixgill Threat Intelligence Report

August 9, 2021

In this threat report, we examine ToxicEye, a Remote Access Trojan (RAT) leveraging the Telegram messaging platform as a command-and-control infrastructure through which to target compromised devices for ransomware attacks.

With new tools, trojans and indicators constantly created and disseminated across the underground, effective cyber protection denotes constant vigilance. Defending against the threats themselves as they emerge is not enough – it is imperative to continue monitoring the malicious forces behind these threats in order to facilitate a proactive cyber defensive infrastructure.

Download the report to gain critical insights regarding the emerging trends within the rapidly accelerating cyber threatscape, understand your potential organizational exposure, and learn important tools and strategies to defend against ransomware attacks.