Avast blog: New digital threats targeting backup power supply systems

TLStormBugsSecurity researchers have uncovered a new series of threats that are targeting uninterrupted power supply (UPS) units. These threats can result in malware attacking the computers connected to the same networks through a variety of clever mechanisms.

The three threats affect most of the Smart UPS line of APC backup power supplies that are widely used by larger enterprise customers. I write about this for Avast’s blog here.

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