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Malware Hidden in Memes Posted on Twitter

7:43 pm on Dec 18, 2018 (gmt 0)

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There's a new malware out there which appears to be hidden in memes, and uses twitter to communicate back to the malwware's command and control. It's a RAT (remote access trojan).
Although Twitter didnít host any malicious content, nor could the tweets result in a malware infection, itís an interesting (although not unique) way of using the social media site as a clever way of communicating with malware.