GoldenSpy backdoor installed by tax software gets remotely removed

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As soon as security researchers uncovered the activity of GoldenSpy backdoor, the actor behind it fell back and delivered an uninstall tool to remove all traces of the malware. GoldenSpy stayed hidden in software called Intelligent Tax, from Aisino Corporation, that a Chinese bank required its company customers to install for paying local taxes. Double… Read more »

Telegram Suffers ‘Powerful DDoS Attack’ From China During Hong Kong Protests

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Telegram, one of the most popular encrypted messaging app, briefly went offline yesterday for hundreds of thousands of users worldwide after a powerful distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack hit its servers. Telegram founder Pavel Durov later revealed that the attack was mainly coming from the IP addresses located in China, suggesting the Chinese government could be… Read more »