Microsoft Detects a Significant Growth in Linux XorDDos Malware

A strain of Linux malware has been growing rapidly in the last six months. Microsoft is now urging owners to take several steps to secure their Linux devices. . Microsoft found that Linux devices that were first infected by XorDdos were then infected by malware, the Tsunami backdoor. Once the Tsunami backdoor infiltrates the device, it deploys the XMRif coin miner.

Link: Microsoft Detects a Significant Growth in Linux XorDDos Malware
via http://www.techtimes.com

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