Hackers compromised CCleaner software by installing a hidden backdoor

Hackers compromised CCleaner software by installing a hidden backdoor

On 5 października, 2017, Posted by , In News, By , , With Możliwość komentowania Hackers compromised CCleaner software by installing a hidden backdoor została wyłączona

CCleaner contained malicious backdoor that secretly stole information from users’ computers

Researchers at the security firm, Cisco Talos have reported that CCleaner, a system-optimization tool distributed by anti-virus firm Avast, was hacked to distribute malware directly to its users through a hidden backdoor. The malware allows hackers to potentially get access to the user’s computer, and other connected systems, to steal personal data or credentials.

Read more:

Hackers compromised CCleaner software by installing a hidden backdoor