New ‘FontOnLake’ Malware Family Can Target Linux Systems

Security Week reports: A previously unknown, modular malware family that targets Linux systems has been used in targeted attacks to collect credentials and gain access to victim systems, ESET reported on Thursday. Dubbed FontOnLake, the malware family employs a rootkit to conceal its presence and uses different command and control servers for each sample, which shows how careful its operators are to maintain a low profile.

Link: New ‘FontOnLake’ Malware Family Can Target Linux Systems
via linux.slashdot.org

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