• Backdoor for Windows, macOS, and Linux went undetected until now

    12 days ago - By Ars Technica

    Researchers have uncovered a never-before-seen backdoor written from scratch for systems running Windows, macOS, or Linux that remained undetected by virtually all malware scanning engines.
    Researchers from security firm Intezer said they discovered SysJoker-the name they gave the backdoor-on the Linux-based Webserver of a “leading educational institution.” As the researchers dug in, they found SysJoker versions for both Windows and macOS as well. They suspect the cross-platform malware was unleashed in the second half of last year.
    The discovery is significant for several...
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