A previously unknown, modular malware family that targets Linux systems has been used in targeted attacks to collect credentials and gain access to victim systems, ESET reported on Thursday.
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Routers and modems running a version of the Arcadyan firmware, including devices from ASUS, Orange, Vodafone, and Verizon, are currently under attack from a threat actor attempting to ensnare the devices into their DDoS botnet. First spotted by security firm Bad Packets earlier this week and confirmed by Juniper Labs on Friday, the attacks are exploiting a vulnerability tracked as CVE-2021-20090. Discovered by […]
The operators of the Conti ransomware have earned at least $25.5 million from attacks and subsequent ransoms carried out since July 2021, Swiss security firm Prodaft said in a report today. The company said it worked with blockchain analysis firm Elliptic to track more than 500 bitcoin the Conti gang had collected over the past […]
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