Windows Defender Does Its Job and Prevents Geographic Malware Attack

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Yet another malware attack has been discovered, but the good news is Windows Defender did its job and prevented 400,000 attacks within a short amount of time. The attack seems to be geographic in nature and aimed at Russian users. The Attack Initially, it was just 80,000 systems that were hit with the Dofoil malware, also known as Smoke Loader. This particular Trojan, without your consent, can download other programs, even other malware. This time Dofoil was trying to force its targets to mine for cryptocurrency. Twelve hours later the malware had hit another 320,000 users. Interestingly, nearly all the

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