AT&T Alien Labs™ has found new malware written in the open source programming language Golang. Deployed with more than 30 exploits, it has the potential of targeting millions of routers and IoT devices.
- BotenaGo has more than 30 different exploit functions to attack a target.
- The malware creates a backdoor and waits to either receive a target to attack from a remote operator through port 19412 or from another related module running on the same machine.
- It is yet unclear which threat actor is behind the malware and number of infected devices.