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FiveSys Rootkit Abuses Microsoft-Issued Digital Signature

A rootkit named FiveSys is able to evade detection and slip unnoticed onto Windows users’ systems courtesy of a Microsoft-issued digital signature, according...

Necro Python Botnet Starts Targeting Visual Tools DVRs

Security researchers have spotted signs of the Necro Python botnet targeting a vulnerability in Visual Tools DVR systems to install a Monero miner...

FontOnLake Linux Malware Used in Targeted Attacks

A previously unknown, modular malware family that targets Linux systems has been used in targeted attacks to collect credentials and gain access to...

Threat Actor Abuses Microsoft’s WHCP to Sign Malicious Drivers

Microsoft is investigating an incident where a threat actor submitted malicious drivers for certification through the Windows Hardware Compatibility Program. Built by a third-party,...

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‘Critical Severity’ Warning for Malware Embedded in Popular JavaScript Library

Security responders are scrambling this weekend to assess the damage from crypto-mining malware embedded in an npm package (JavaScript library) that counts close...

Popular NPM Package Hijacked to Publish Crypto-mining Malware

The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency on Friday warned of crypto-mining malware embedded in "UAParser.js," a popular JavaScript NPM library with over...