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Ebury botnet malware infected 400,000 Linux servers since 2009

Bleeping Computer

A malware botnet known as 'Ebury' has infected almost 400,000 Linux servers since 2009, with roughly 100,000 still compromised as of late 2023.

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China Says U.S. Hacking Huawei Since 2009

SecureWorld News

National Security Agency (NSA) of infiltrating Huawei servers since as early as 2009. These allegations, which were made via China's official WeChat account , claim that the Tailored Access Operations (TAO) unit of the NSA conducted cyberattacks in 2009 and maintained continuous surveillance on Huawei's servers.

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15-Year-Old Ebury Botnet Compromised 400,000 Linux Servers

Security Boulevard

The operators behind the Ebury server-side malware botnet have been doing business since at least 2009 and, according to the threat researchers who have been tracking it for the last decade, are stronger and more active than ever. The malware has compromised at least 400,000 Linux servers over the past 15 years, with about 100,000.

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Ebury Botnet Malware Compromises 400,000 Linux Servers Over Past 14 Years

The Hacker News

A malware botnet called Ebury is estimated to have compromised 400,000 Linux servers since 2009, out of which more than 100,000 were still compromised as of late 2023. The findings come from Slovak cybersecurity firm ESET, which characterized it as one of the most advanced server-side malware campaigns for financial gain.

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FBI's Most-Wanted Zeus and IcedID Malware Mastermind Pleads Guilty

The Hacker News

to his role in two different malware schemes, Zeus and IcedID, between May 2009 and February 2021. A Ukrainian national has pleaded guilty in the U.S. Vyacheslav Igorevich Penchukov (aka Vyacheslav Igoravich Andreev, father, and tank), 37, was arrested by Swiss authorities in October 2022 and extradited to the U.S.

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China Accuses U.S. of Decade-Long Cyber Espionage Campaign Against Huawei Servers

The Hacker News

of breaking into Huawei's servers, stealing critical data, and implanting backdoors since 2009, amid mounting geopolitical tensions between the two countries. China's Ministry of State Security (MSS) has accused the U.S. In a message posted on WeChat, the government authority said U.S.

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Hackers Expose Russian FSB Cyberattack Projects

Schneier on Security

More nation-state activity in cyberspace, this time from Russia : Per the different reports in Russian media, the files indicate that SyTech had worked since 2009 on a multitude of projects since 2009 for FSB unit 71330 and for fellow contractor Quantum.

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