Intrusion Prevention

SSHDkit

Description

This indicates the detection of SSHD rootkit which is a Trojan and attempts to steal credentials and public-private keys from targeted systems.

Affected Products

Any unprotected Linux system is vulnerable to the attack.

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

This signature's action can be set to "Block" to protect against this threat.