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Stealthy Symbiote Linux malware is after financial institutions

Symbiote, a new “nearly impossible to detect” Linux malware, targeted financial sectors in Latin America—and the threat actors behind it might have links to Brazil. These findings were revealed in a recent report, a joint effort between the Blackberry Research Team and Dr. Joakim Kennedy, a security researcher with Intezer. Despite its name, t
Publish At:2022-06-15 13:00 | Read:191 | Comments:0 | Tags:Reports Berkeley Packet Filter blackberry Blackberry Researc

Massive increase in XorDDoS Linux malware in last six months

Microsoft says it’s recorded a massive increase in XorDDoS activity (254 percent) in the last six months. XorDDoS, a Linux Trojan known for its modularity and stealth, was first discovered in 2014 by the white hat research group, MalwareMustDie (MMD). MMD believed the Linux Trojan originated in China. Based on a case study in 2015, Akamai strengthen
Publish At:2022-05-25 12:59 | Read:330 | Comments:0 | Tags:Reports akamai china CrowdStrike Linux malware Linux Trojan

Doctor Web discovers the first Linux Trojan that is written in Rust language

Experts from Dr Web discovered a new Linux Trojan called Linux.BackDoor.Irc.16 that is written in the Rust programming language. It is a prolific period for Vxers working on Linux Trojan, a new strain was recently spotted by experts from Doctor Web. The new Linux Trojan has been named Linux.BackDoor.Irc.16 and is written in the Rust programming language.Rus
Publish At:2016-09-10 17:00 | Read:7611 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Malware backdoor LINUX Linux Trojan Linux.Back

Linux Modules Connected to Turla APT Discovered

The Turla APT campaigns have a broader reach than initially anticipated after the recent discovery of two modules built to infect servers running Linux. Until now, every Turla sample in captivity was designed for either 32- or 64-bit Windows systems, but researchers at Kaspersky Lab have discovered otherwise.“The attack tool takes us further into the s
Publish At:2014-12-09 21:05 | Read:5518 | Comments:0 | Tags:Critical Infrastructure Government Malware Vulnerabilities W

Powerful Linux Trojan 'Turla' Infected Large Number of Victims

Security researchers have discovered a highly nasty Linux trojan that has been used by cybercriminals in state sponsored attack in order to steal personal, confidential information from government institutions, military and pharmaceutical companies around the world.A previously unknown piece of a larger puzzle called "Turla," one of the most complex Advanced
Publish At:2014-12-09 08:40 | Read:7064 | Comments:0 | Tags:C++ programming language hacking news Kaspersky Antivirus Li


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