Malware can now evade cloud security tools, as cybercriminals target public cloud users

Malware samples associated with Chinese threat actor Rocke Group are now capable of uninstalling cloud security products, according to an analysis by researchers at Palo Alto Networks Unit 42, in a report published Thursday. The newly-discovered malware samples are not exploiting a specific vulnerability of cloud security products; rather, the malware is engineered to gain administrator access on a given cloud instance and uninstall the software as any administrator would be capable of doing.

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