An adjunct to the ShadowHammer campaign has been uncovered that has video games being implanted with malware in a similar manner as was done with ASUS computers.
Kaspersky Labs’ GReAT team previously disclosed ShadowHammer in March, after discovering the supply chain attack in January, but this time it tracked a case from the creator of a failed video game to the malicious code working its way into a much more popular and well-received title.
“In our search for similar malware, we came across other digitally signed binaries from three other vendors in Asia,” Kaspersky said.
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