[HackerNews] Necro Python Malware Upgrades With New Exploits and Crypto Mining Capabilities

New upgrades have been made to a Python-based “self-replicating, polymorphic bot” called Necro in what’s seen as an attempt to improve its chances of infecting vulnerable systems and evading detection.
“Although the bot was originally discovered earlier this year, the latest activity shows numerous changes to the bot, ranging from different command-and-control (C2) communications and the

Source: Read More (The Hacker News)

You might be interested in …

[ThreatPost] Cyberattack Suspected in Cox TV and Radio Outages

All posts, ThreatPost

Cox Media Group tv, radio station streams affected by a reported ransomware attack. Source: Read More (Threatpost)

Read More

[ZDNet] Quantum computers could threaten blockchain security. These new defenses might be the answer

All posts, ZDNet

To protect sensitive data from future quantum computers, new security protocols will be needed. This blockchain is getting ready. Source: Read More (Latest topics for ZDNet in Security)

Read More

[ZDNet] Best browser for privacy 2021: Secure your web browsing

All posts, ZDNet

If you’re like most people, you’re probably using Google Chrome as your default browser. It’s hard to fault Google’s record on security and patching but privacy is another matter for the online ad giant. Source: Read More (Latest topics for ZDNet in Security)

Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.