Malware discovered, affect US-based cybersecurity company discovered malware that affects 84 countries. It was stated that this software affected 13 thousand 500 devices.
Malware reported by Barracuda
US-based cybersecurity company Barracuda Network reported that it discovered a new malware. It was emphasized that this software affected 84 countries, especially Asian countries.
It is stated that the software, which is discovered to infect Android TV and IoT devices, has infected 13 thousand 500 devices. It is not known exactly what functionality of the software, which is specified as the new version of InterPlanetary Strom, is. However, it is emphasized that with this software, experts may be prepared to conduct crypto money mining or DDoS attacks.
The software running in the background unnoticed on the infected device poses a serious cybersecurity threat to users. Cybersecurity experts emphasize that protection can be provided by configuring SSH access, especially on IoT devices. Thus, users can be secured by using unique keys instead of standard passwords.