Disputed PostgreSQL bug exploited in cryptomining botnet

Disputed PostgreSQL bug exploited in cryptomining botnet

Nuthawut – stock.adobe.com PGMiner cryptomining botnet remained unnoticed by exploiting a disputed CVE in PostgreSQL By Alex Scroxton, Security Editor Published: 11 Dec 2020 13:45 A newly discovered Linux-based cryptocurrency mining botnet exploited a disputed remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability in PostgreSQL – first disclosed in 2018 and initially assigned CVE-2019-9193 – in order to…