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Hackers created a secret backdoor in ‘hundreds of thousands’ of Asus computers using software update

Leading computer maker ASUS suffered a cyber attack that allowed hackers to send malware to more than 50,000 customers, researchers claim.

After compromising the Taiwan-based tech company’s server, the hackers made it appear as though ASUS was sending legitimate software updates to its users that were laden with malicious software, according to a cyber security firm.

The ASUS hack is described as “one of the biggest supply-chain attacks ever.”

Falanx Group Ltd (LON:FLX), through its subsidiaries, provides cyber defence and intelligence services to blue chip and government clients worldwide. It operates through Falanx Cyber Defence and Falanx Intelligence divisions.

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