Repurposed Malware: A Dark Side of Recycling


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New Mac malware provides insight into the abilities of hackers and nation-states. But to other adversaries, such discoveries provide fully functional capabilities that may be weaponized for their own surreptitious purposes! This session will discuss attackers’ methodology of subverting existing malware and illustrate how such “recycled” threats may remain undetected by traditional detection approaches.

Pre-Requisites: Basic understanding of malware.


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Patrick Wardle

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Founder, Objective-See

Policy & Government Hackers & Threats Analytics Intelligence & Response

threat management anti-malware hackers & threats government spying anti-malware


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