New Python-Based 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.

The researcher trust the botnet it a work in progress, administrators have recently included scanner usefulness chasing for vulnerable JBoss servers (exploiting CVE-2017-12149).

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