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Bookworms beware — this sneaky malware disguises itself as ebooks

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Researchers have warned reading fans of a new malware strain disguising itself as eBooks, and being distributed via torrents.

Usually, threat actors sharing malware via torrents would disguise the files as popular movies, or cracks for expensive, commercial software, since these are popular and allow the attackers to distribute the malware to a wider cohort. eBooks are not usually impersonated in cybercrime due to the files being somewhat niche.



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