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    DDoS malware for Linux systems comes with sophisticated custom-built rootkit

    Date 09 Feb 2015
    Category Hacks/Cracks
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    Posted By Alex
    A malware program designed for Linux systems, including embedded devices with ARM architecture, uses a sophisticated kernel rootkit that
    The malware, known as XOR.DDoS, was first spotted in September by security research outfit Malware Must Die. However, it has since evolved and new versions were seen in the wild as recently as Jan. 20, according to a new report Thursday from security firm FireEye, which analyzed the threat in detail.

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