With these 13 exploits, this "Backdoor.Linux.MIRAI.VWIPT" variant is capable of targeting Vacron network video recorders, Dasan GPON routers, D-Link devices, various CCTV-DVR vendors, devices using Realtek SDK with the miniigd daemon, EirD1000 wireless routers, Netgear DGN1000 devices, Netgear R7000 and R6400 devices, MVPower DVRs, Huawei HG532 routers, Linsys E-series routers and ThinkPHP 5.0.23/5.1.31.
In a blog post today, Trend Micro reports that the newly discovered variant is similar to a 2018 variant called Omni, which used 11 of the above exploits, excluding the ones for Linksys and ThinkPHP, which have been seen in other variants.
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