(ZDnet) A newly uncovered form of stealthy and persistent malware is distributing adware to victims across the world while also allowing attackers to take screenshots of infected machines' desktops.
Discovered by researchers at Bitdefender, the malware has been named Zacinlo after the name of the final payload that's delivered by the campaign which first appeared in 2012.
The vast majority of Zacinlo victims are in the US, with 90 percent of those infected running Microsoft Windows 10. There are also victims in other regions of the world, including Western Europe, China and India. A small percentage of victims are running Windows 7 or Windows 8.
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