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Geodo infostealer gets help from worm

2014/07/01

Help Net Security - (International) A security researcher identified a new version of the Cridex information-stealing malware known as Geodo that works in conjunction with a worm to spread. The researcher found that the malware is completely new code but uses the same botnet, command and control infrastructure, and distribution mechanisms as the previous Feodo version of Cridex.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=2799

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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