Researchers Exploited A Bug in Emotet to Stop the Spread of Malware

Emotet, a notorious email-based malware behind several botnet-driven spam campaigns and ransomware attacks, contained a flaw that allowed cybersecurity researchers to activate a kill-switch and prevent the malware from infecting systems for six months. « Most of the vulnerabilities and exploits that you read about are good news for attackers and bad news for the rest of us, » Binary Defense’s
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