Microsoft: Sysrv-K botnet targeting Windows and Linux

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The new variant is yet another evolution of the Sysrv botnet, which was discovered in December
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The new variant is yet another evolution of the Sysrv botnet, which was discovered in December

Microsoft has issued a warning about a new botnet that installs a cryptocurrency miner to create digicash.

The malware is a variant of the Sysrv botnet, which works by exploiting security flaws in the Spring Framework and WordPress plugins. Known as Sysrv-K, the new strain has been enhanced with addi...

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