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Shikitega: New Malware Program Targeting Linux
AT&T Alien Labs has discovered Shikitega, a new Linux malware program targeting desktops and IoT devices.
AT&T Alien Labs has discovered a new Linux malware program targeting endpoints and IoT devices.
Usually, Linux malware targets servers and cloud instances. You know, where there’s big-time CPU horsepower to turn to cryptocurrency mining. Shikitega, however, likes to go for the low-hanging fruit of desktops and IoT devices. Of course, it will happily attack servers as well. Like all malware, it’s an equal opportunity attacker.