RSA Hackers Possibly Attacked more than 700 Additional Companies using Identical Malware

    Date02 Nov 2011
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
    2417
    Posted ByDave Wreski
    According to Brian Krebs, security 'analyst and writer' who recently published a report, the malicious program utilized for breaching RSA Security previously during 2011, possibly has been utilized within assaults aimed at over 700 other companies, published EWeek dated October 24, 2011. Apparently, the malicious program hit eBay, Google, Facebook and the rest of the total 760 companies assaulted, employing the identical central C&C (command-and-control) server, which was utilized for the RSA compromise, the expert stated.
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