Exposed Docker Control API and Community Image Abused to Deliver Cryptocurrency-Mining Malware

Through data analysis of the container honeypots we’ve set up to monitor threats, we’ve uncovered notable activities of undesired or unauthorized cryptocurrency miners being deployed as rogue containers using a community-contributed container image published on Docker Hub. The image is being abused as part of a malicious service that delivers cryptocurrency-mining malware.

Link: Exposed Docker Control API and Community Image Abused to Deliver Cryptocurrency-Mining Malware
via blog.trendmicro.com

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