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Submission + - Ubuntu Malware for DDoS Attack Found (digitizor.com)

An anonymous reader writes: Digitizor reports that a malware intended to perform a DDoS attack was found in a .deb file claiming to be a screensaver in Gnome-Looks. The said .deb file installs some scripts with elavated privileges and updates itself automatically. The screensaver has been removed from gnome-looks now.
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Ubuntu Malware for DDoS Attack Found

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