This malware disables your security software and then kills you

Hackers are using a brand new tool to disable antivirus programs installed on devices before deploying more suspicious malware and sometimes even ransomware, researchers have warned.

Cybersecurity researchers at Sophos X-Ops recently observed cybercriminals using the Bring Your Own Vulnerable Driver (BYOVD) method to implement a tool called AuKill, capable of disabling security programs.

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