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Details emerge on Sony wiper malware Destover


Threatpost - (International) Kaspersky Lab researchers released a report analyzing the Destover wiper malware used in the recent attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment and stated that the malware appeared to use similar driver files and to have been developed on a similar timeline to the malware used in the Shamoon attack on Saudi Aramco and the DarkSeoul attack against South Korea in 2013.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:22:41