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BusyBox devices compromised through Shellshock attack

2014/11/17

Softpedia - (International) Researchers with Trend Micro identified a new version of the Bashlite malware that identifies devices on an infected system's network that use the BusyBox software for Linux, including routers, and can then attempt to compromise them using the Shellshock vulnerability.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/BusyBox-Devices-Compromised-Through-Shellshock-Attack-465087.shtml

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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