Tag: Golang

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BotenaGo malware is targeting millions of IoT devices and routers

BotenaGo malware is targeting millions of IoT devices and routers

A new form of malware has emerged that exploits dozens of flaws, targeting and attacking millions of routers and ‘Internet of Things’ devices. First detailed by AT&T Alien Labs researchers, the ‘BotenaGo' malware is written in the open-source programming language Golang and deployed with ... Read more

date2 years ago
Malware developers rewrite malware in exotic languages

Malware developers rewrite malware in exotic languages

BlackBerry’s Research and Intelligence team just published a new report on Monday, showing that Go (Golang), D (DLang), Nim and Rust, are rising in popularity. The languages are enjoying an uptick for their characteristics which makes them better suited to evade security and addressing specific p... Read more

date3 years ago
New ransomware shows popularity of Golang programming language

New ransomware shows popularity of Golang programming language

A new ransomware strain has emerged that uses Golang in what is yet another sign of the programming language's growing popularity among cybercriminals. CrowdStrike managed to get a sample of the new ransomware variant, which has not yet been named. It borrows features from HelloKitty/DeathRansom... Read more

date3 years ago
Developers have mixed feelings about Google Go language

Developers have mixed feelings about Google Go language

On March 9, Golang released the results of their Golang 2020 developer survey. The survey, which polled approximately 10,000 developers who use the Go programming language their feedback on the Google-backed language. Go has been used at AWS, Netflix, American Express, Salesforce, Stripe, Twitt... Read more

date3 years ago