Researchers have unearthed a new version of the Rovnix malware that has a couple of additional features, including a new domain generation algorithm and a secure transmission channel for communicating with the command-and-control servers.
Rovnix is a malware variant that often has been distributed by other kinds of malware. Last year Microsoft warned users about a campaign that involved the Upatre malware, which typically is delivered through spam messages. The newer version of Rovnix has some differences from the older variants. The Rovnix creators have made changes to help evade detection by various security products.Read more