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Fascinating MiniDuke backdoor hits again


Help Net Security - (International) ESET researchers identified a new variant of the MiniDuke Assembler-based backdoor. The new variant uses a Word RTF memory corruption vulnerability to deliver the backdoor, and contains new features including a Jscript component that contacts a command and control server via Twitter.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:20:17