The original malware file is packed with FSG packer. After unpacking it does an interesting trick to avoid being detected by H.I.P.S systems or any other...
A critical vulnerability in the secure sockets layer library distributed by Debian since 2006 has left all machines running Debian or Debian-derived linux...
As previously stated, malware is an umbrella term that covers multiple security threats.
In the past weeks nothing much changed on the top 3 places of the malware scene.
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