PyCryptoMiner Botnet Spreads Over SSH
F5 Network: Security experts have discovered a new linux pyhton-based crypto-miner botnet which is spreading over the SSH protocol. F5 Team named it PyCryptoMiner. The PyCryptoMiner botnet based on the Python scripting language, it use Pastebin as command and control server infrastructure when the first C&C isn't accessible.
"#PyCryptoMiner botnet, a new crypto-miner botnet spreads over SSH" featuring @F5Labs research: https://t.co/hAYNy4Ozqe via @securityaffairs pic.twitter.com/J94lQVEMzJ— F5 Networks Security (@F5Security) January 5, 2018
New #PyCryptoMiner #Malware Ropes #Linux Machines Into Monero-mining #Botnet. Here's How it Works: https://t.co/pRKo4jLOHV @helpnetsecurity @ZeljkaZorz #infosec pic.twitter.com/9gpj7tkkd8— AlienVault (@alienvault) January 5, 2018