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Attackers install highly persistent malware implants on Cisco routers

Lucian Constantin | Sept. 16, 2015
The firmware on at least 14 business routers has been replaced with a backdoored version, researchers from Mandiant found.

A Mandiant white paper provides indicators of compromise that can be used to detect SYNful Knock implants, both locally on the routers and at the network level.

"It should be evident now that this attack vector is very much a reality and will most likely grow in popularity and prevalence," the researchers warned.

 

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