Posts tagged Linux/IRCTelnet

Discovered in October 2016 by MalwareMustDie!, a white-hat security research group, Linux/IRCTelnet is an Internet Relay Chat (IRC) botnet that was created using ELF (Executable and Linkable Format) binaries, a common file format for Linux and UNIX-based systems. This format is used in the firmware of many IoT devices including routers, DVRs, and IP cameras. 

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