“I am a crime journalist for a reputed news agency. I was taking some notes last night in my com- puter; however, I saw a news in my drafts folder was updated at the same time and that was not me. I suspect I have been hacked. Please help me.” That’s what she said. I have disabled internet and administrator access on the PC for now. Good luck with the investigation.Scenario Description
Very straightforward lab! I was confused at first that the notepad on the desktop and when naturally opening documents was the actual notepad. It took me a bit to figure out the one in the taskbar was a clone that launched a malicious process in the background.