Lemon Duck brings cryptocurrency miners back into the spotlight

2020-10-13T07:59:21
ID TALOSBLOG:8E963F8AB2F95CD253492CEC9B09741C
Type talosblog
Reporter noreply@blogger.com (Vanja Svajcer)
Modified 2020-10-13T07:59:21

Description

By Vanja Svajcer, with contributions from Caitlin Huey. We are used to ransomware attacks and big-game hunting making headlines, but there are still methods adversaries use to monetize their efforts in less intrusive ways.Cisco Talos recently recorded increased activity of the Lemon Duck cryptocurrency-mining botnet using several techniques likely to be spotted by defenders, but are not immediately obvious to end-users.These threats demonstrate several techniques of the MITRE ATT&CK...

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