Dr. According to the Web statement; A new virus targeting Linux is doing a little bit more. Linux.BtcMine.174 targets mostly Monero crypto currency.
Crypto money virus targeted Linux . This malicious software that contains more than 1000 codes; focuses on actions such as running services, closing files, and stealing your password. Malware integrates itself into a system, it can reformat itself, and access root access.
The limits of malicious software do not stay this way: It is adding itself to the startup list and is establishing a kind of rootkit. These actions build a much stronger dominance on the computer. Encrypted crypto-miners; stop the services and delete problematic files (most of them related to antivirus solutions) and be shaped to Monero. The virus checks all servers connected to the system via SSH and integrates them into the structure.
This discovery is quite new and has not developed the necessary anti-software so far. You can use Dr.Web-based applications to check for virus infection. Using Doctor Web; you can read all the details about how malicious software attacks your system and use all the available measures.