Posted by: David Harley | November 8, 2014

More WireLurking

I’m sure there are lots of other articles about this, but I’m trying not to track them: it’s the weekend and I have a couple of days holiday left! Randy Knobloch flagged some more links, though, including these:

Tielei Wang is quoted in the latter article as saying that:

…similar attacks could come through computers running Windows and Linux operating systems…

In fact, I came across a Register article citing AlienLabs’ discovery of an earlier, less successful Windows-targeting variant, while Macworld pointed out that

…the older WireLurker variant had binary code for three different architectures: 32-bit ARMv7, 32-bit ARMv7s and 64-bit ARM64.


David Harley
Small Blue-Green World

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