Operation Windigo botnet has infected 25,000 servers in the last two years

By Himanshu Arora ยท 4 replies
Mar 20, 2014
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  1. Security researchers from antivirus provider ESET on Tuesday announced a massive cyber attack that has managed to take control of at least 25,000 Linux/Unix servers over the last two years. The infected servers are used to steal credentials, send spam,...

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  4. Mbloof

    Mbloof TS Rookie Posts: 56   +7

    Egads is there really 25K or more network admins stupid enough to leave shh exposed to the wilds of the internet?

    Still small compared to botnets composed of compromised Winblows installations.
  5. sergeybelsky2

    sergeybelsky2 TS Rookie

    Wait until Linux surpasses 1% desktop adoption, it'll be a complete security disaster

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