MALWARE-CNC -- Snort has detected a Comand and Control (CNC) rule violation, most likely for commands and calls for files or other stages from the control server. The alert indicates a host has been infiltrated by an attacker, who is using the host to make calls for files, as a call-home vector for other malware-infected networks, for shuttling traffic back to bot owners, etc.
MALWARE-CNC Malicious BitCoiner Miner download - Win.Trojan.Minerd
This event is generated when activity relating to malware is detected.
Serious. Possible existance of malware on the target host.
This activity is indicative of malware activity on a host. In this case the MALWARE-CNC Malicious BitCoiner Miner download - Win.Trojan.Minerd was detected.
Ease of Attack:
Simple. This may be an indication of a malware infestation.
What To Look For
No public information
No known false positives
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