Feb. 10, 2024, 7:12 a.m. | info@thehackernews.com (The Hacker News)

The Hacker News thehackernews.com

Apple macOS users are the target of a new Rust-based backdoor that has been operating under the radar since November 2023.
The backdoor, codenamed RustDoor by Bitdefender, has been found to impersonate an update for Microsoft Visual Studio and target both Intel and Arm architectures.
The exact initial access pathway used to propagate the implant is currently not known, although

access alert apple apple macos architectures arm backdoor bitdefender devices found initial access intel macos microsoft november november 2023 radar rust studio target targeting under under the radar update visual studio

Deputy Chief Information Security Officer

@ United States Holocaust Memorial Museum | Washington, DC

Humbly Confident Security Lead

@ YNAB | Remote

Information Technology Specialist II: Information Security Engineer

@ WBCP, Inc. | Pasadena, CA.

Director of the Air Force Cyber Technical Center of Excellence (CyTCoE)

@ Air Force Institute of Technology | Dayton, OH, USA

Senior Cyber Security Analyst

@ Valley Water | San Jose, CA

IT-Security Analyst "Managed Cloud" Fokus MS-Sentinel (m/w/d)*

@ GISA GmbH | Halle, DE