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    The Story Behind Backdoor.LV

    By Vinay Pidathala
    From May of this year, we have seen a sudden uptick in the number of samples of an interesting malware we call Backdoor.LV. We have seen this malware primarily using websites hosting .exes to propagate. The HTTP header below shows one such example from which the malware was downloaded. A quick look up on the location of the IP in the HTTP header "94.129.29.233" shows that the IP is located in Kuwait.Location Read more...