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Events|Hashcat's GPU-accelerated Gauss encryption cracker

GReAT
Kaspersky Lab Expert
Posted December 28, 10:45  GMT
Tags: Linux, AMD, Gauss
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2012 was a year full of major security incidents: Flame, Shamoon, Flashback, Wiper, Gauss, and so on. As we are about to turn the page, many unsolved mysteries remain still. Perhaps the most interesting unsolved mysteries are related to the Gauss Trojan: the Palida Narrow font and the unknown encrypted payload.

Previously, we’ve published a blogpost about the encrypted payload hoping that the crypto community will take on the challenge and break the encryption scheme to reveal the true purpose of the mysterious malware.