Avast: CCleaner hackers planned to infect victims with third-stage Chinese hacking tool


The hackers who injected malicious code into a version of computer maintenance app CCleaner last year may have been preparing to deliver third-stage malware to at least a select few of the 2.27 million computers that had downloaded the tainted utility program.

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