Reply to post: Re: How is it even possible to patch the binary unless you have root access?

Kaspersky warns of encryption-busting Reductor malware

david 12 Silver badge

Re: How is it even possible to patch the binary unless you have root access?

If you were running Windoze, you wouldn't have a problem. Because Windoze provided TLS at the OS level. It's only the infection of cross-platform browsers (including more recent MS open-source cross-platform browsers) providing their own TLS that provided the platform for this exploit.

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