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#1 TheSentinel

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Posted 13 March 2018 - 11:17 AM

CCleaner Attackers Intended To Deploy Keylogger In Third Stage

by Lindsey O'Donnell
Categories: Malware, Security Analyst Summit, Web Security    

As investigations continue about the backdoor that was planted in CCleaner, Avast said it has found that the actors behind the attack were planning to install a third round of malware on compromised computers

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Posted 13 March 2018 - 11:58 AM

Another refering article about:

 

by Bradley Barth, Senior Reporter
March 12, 2018

Avast: CCleaner hackers planned to infect victims with third-stage Chinese hacking tool

The hackers who injected malicious code into a version of computer maintenance app CCleaner last year may have been preparing to deliver third-stage malware to at least a select few of the 2.27 million computers that had downloaded the tainted utility program.

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https://www.scmagazi...article/750233/