Thursday, 28 March 2019
ASUS laptops infected by the “ShadowHammer” malware were targeted by the People’s Republic of China. At least, that’s the implication of a Kaspersky Labs’ researcher.
Mind you, Kaspersky is alleged to be rather close to a certain other state. So a pinch of salt might be indicated.
Whoever’s responsible, there are worrying implications for the future of state-sponsored cyber-ops. In this week’s Security Blogwatch, everything looks like a nail.
Read more: techbeacon.com/security/asus-shadowhammer-backdoor-was-china-blame