Thursday, 23 March 2017

Evil Malware Turns Antivirus Software Against PCs

A new proof-of-concept exploit known as DoubleAgent can not only hijack third-party Windows antivirus software, but use said software to deliver further attacks. While there’s no evidence that the exploit has made its way into the wild yet, most antivirus programs are still completely susceptible to it.

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ORIGINAL SOURCE: Laptop Magazine

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