Migo Targets Redis Servers for Cryptojacking Attacks

Threat Level – Amber | Vulnerability Report
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A new campaign has been uncovered that mines cryptocurrencies on Redis servers running Linux hosts by means of a malicious programme known as “Migo.” Migo is distributed as a Golang ELF binary that can persist on Linux hosts and is obfuscated at compile time. The malware uses a variety of commands to leverage Redis and initiate a cryptojacking attack.

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