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> From: Joe C
> Nation-sponsored Slingshot is one of the most advanced attack platforms ever.
> Dan Goodin - 3/10/2018, 11:41 AM
> Researchers have discovered malware so stealthy it remained hidden for six 
> years despite infecting at least 100 computers worldwide.
> Slingshot?which gets its name from text found inside some of the recovered 
> malware samples?is among the most advanced attack platforms ever discovered, 
> which means it was likely developed on behalf of a well-resourced country, 
> researchers with Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab reported Friday. The 
> sophistication of the malware rivals that of Regin?the advanced backdoor that 
> infected Belgian telecom Belgacom and other high-profile targets for 
> years?and Project Sauron, a separate piece of malware suspected of being 
> developed by a nation-state that also remained hidden for years.
> https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2018/03/potent-malware-that-hid-for-six-years-spread-through-routers/

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