‘Near-undetectable’ hacking tool up for sale on malware forum

A new and rare breed of malware is said to be available on the black market, and it includes features normally reserved for hacking tools used by states, making it nearly impossible for any antivirus software to detect.

Known as BlackLotus, the malware is said to be a Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) bootkit. UEFI is the computer standard that acts as an interface between the operating system and firmware; When you turn on your computer, the UEFI initiates a bootloader, which in turn boots the kernel and operating system.

https://www.techradar.com/news/near-undetectable-hacking-tool-up-for-sale-on-malware-forum ‘Near-undetectable’ hacking tool up for sale on malware forum

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