Emotet is one of the most prolific email-distributed malware families in our current threat landscape. Although a coordinated law enforcement effort shut down this malware in January 2021, Emotet resumed operations in November 2021. Since then, Emotet has returned to its status as a prominent threat.
This blog provides a background on Emotet, and it reviews activity from this malware family since its return in November 2021. The information covers changes in Emotet operations from its revival through the end of January 2022. These examples will provide a more comprehensive picture and better indicate the worldwide threat Emotet currently poses.
Source: Palo Alto/Unit 42