Plants of chip giant TSMC are infected with malware

The factories of the world’s biggest contract chipmaker, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), were disrupted by a powerful piece of malware. TSMC supplies semiconductors to Qualcomm, Nvidia, AMD, MediaTek, and Broadcom but it’s most important customer is Apple. On Sunday, the company made an official statement in which describes the[…]

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PowerGhost the ghost miner

Researchers recently discovered a miner focused primarily on corporate networks. The file-less PowerGhost allows the miner to attach itself to victims’ workstations or servers without being noticed. This malware targeted companies from India, Turkey, Brazil, or Colombia. After penetrating a company infrastructure, PowerGhost to log in to network user accounts[…]

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