Linux server attack: Patch Samba or risk cryptocurrency mining malware – ZDNet

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Linux server attack: Patch Samba or risk cryptocurrency mining malware
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Attackers are exploiting unpatched systems to install a malicious Samba plugin that runs with super-user privileges. Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto. Attackers are free-riding Linux servers with an unpatched Samba bug to mine for the monero cryptocurrency.

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