Windows Malware Runs on Macs, Bypasses Gatekeeper to Target Software Pirates

If it wasn’t already obvious, pirating software is a risky business and this was again proven by a set of malicious executables targeting macOS users with info stealers and adware, and compiled as Windows EXE binaries with the help of the open source Mono framework. Mono-based binaries will launch unhindered as long as the Mono runtime is available on the system and the threat actors made sure that their malware will be able to run by bundling a copy of the Mono framework within the downloaded installers.

Link: Windows Malware Runs on Macs, Bypasses Gatekeeper to Target Software Pirates
via http://www.bleepingcomputer.com

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