World’s biggest Linux distro infected with malware

Given the prevalence of the Mint distribution, this is a serious issue.  Take the time to verify any downloads that you may have made over the last few days, specifically of Linux Mint 17.3 Cinnamon edition 64-bit.  You can easily verify the valid checksum from the website.

https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2016/02/22/worlds-biggest-linux-distro-infected-with-malware/

 

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