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Researchers analyze multipurpose malware targeting Linux/Unix Web servers

2014/07/18

Securityweek - (International) Virus Bulletin published an analysis of a recently discovered piece of malware that infects Linux and Unix Web servers known as Mayhem, which has infected around 1,400 servers. The malware relies on several plugins for various capabilities, including information stealing and brute-force attacks.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/researchers-analyze-multipurpose-malware-targeting-linuxunix-web-servers

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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