Hackers use legit remote IT support tool in spy attack

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Hackers have been discovered using a tampered-with version of a legitimate remote access tool to target activists, industrial, research and diplomatic targets.

Hungary-based security firm CrySys Lab discovered an attack on diplomatic targets in Hungary which installs legitimate software first, but then remotely alters the program to enable it spy on victims.

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