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Pavel Asinovsky

Malware Researcher

    Pavel is a malware researcher for IBM Security's Trusteer's group. He has been a member of the Trusteer cybercrime labs for more than two years. Prior to that Pavel worked as a malware researcher for F5 Networks and as a malware analyst for RSA-EMC. Pavel is very passionate about reverse engineering, cryptography and malware analysis. Pavel holds a B.Sc. degree Electrical and Electronics Engineering.

    Written By Pavel Asinovsky

    Taking Over the Overlay: Reconstructing a Brazilian Remote Access Trojan (RAT)

    IBM X-Force researchers detected, reverse engineered, reconstructed and simulated a Delphi-based Brazilian remote access Trojan.

    Taking Over the Overlay: What Triggers the AVLay Remote Access Trojan (RAT)?

    IBM X-Force researchers discovered, reverse engineered and reconstructed AVLay, a remote access Trojan that mixes DLL hijacking with a legitimate executable borrowed from various antivirus programs.

    Taking Over the Overlay: Reverse Engineering a Brazilian Remote Access Trojan (RAT)

    X-Force researchers discovered a new remote access Trojan variant that mixes Dynamic Link Library (DLL) hijacking with a legitimate executable borrowed from various antivirus programs.

    Diving Into Zberp’s Unconventional Process Injection Technique

    IBM X-Force Research discovered a new variant of Zberp that evades API threat detection tools using a code injection technique it borrowed from Carberp.