New Linux Malware Exploits SambaCry Flaw to Silently Backdoor NAS Devices


Remember SambaCry?

Almost two months ago, we reported about a 7-year-old critical remote code execution vulnerability in Samba networking software, allowing a hacker to remotely take full control of a vulnerable Linux and Unix machines.

We dubbed the vulnerability as SambaCry, because of its similarities to the Windows SMB vulnerability exploited by the WannaCry ransomware that wreaked havoc


Source: TheHackersNews New Linux Malware Exploits SambaCry Flaw to Silently Backdoor NAS Devices