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1999 Called, It Wants Its Morto Worm Back

I had to do a double take on my Google Alerts this weekend when I saw the first of discussions around a worm dubbed “Morto” infecting systems via weak password brute forcing of Windows accounts over the Remote Desktop Protocol (“RDP”). These automated worms take me back, to the old days of CodeRed, Slammer, Sasser,…

Post by Marc Maiffret August 28, 2011
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