Security personnel monitor botnets carrying Monroe malicious mining software

According to foreign media, Trend Micro security personnel monitored a botnet carrying Monroe mining software. The mining software is bundled with Perl-based backdoor components and can also launch DDoS attacks, allowing cybercriminals to mine through cryptocurrency. And to provide DDoS-for-hire services to profit on botnets. Because this method is different from the hackers that have appeared before, it has attracted the attention of security personnel.