New Go-based Redigo malware targets Redis serversSecurity Affairs

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The attack chain starts with scans for the Redis server exposing port 6379 to the internet, then threat actors attempt to connect and run the following Redis commands:Attackers loads the library file exp_lin.so and executes the exploit code for the above flaw. AquaSec researchers believe that threat actors are using the Redigo malware to infect Redis and add them to a botnet used to launch denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks, run cryptocurrency miners, or steal data from the servers. The second use of the command is done to download the newly discovered malware from the attacking server – Redigo.

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