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New version of Destover malware signed by stolen Sony certificate

2014/12/09

Threatpost - (International) Researchers at Kaspersky Lab identified a new variant of the Destover malware used in an attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment that uses a stolen, legitimate certificate from Sony. The malware is basically identical to previous versions except for the use of a certificate.

Source: http://threatpost.com/new-version-of-destover-malware-signed-by-stolen-sony-certificate/109777

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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