At the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) a team of hackers allegedly used a Windows hacking tool against targets to gain persistent remote access.
WikiLeaks today revealed details about a new implant developed by the CIA, targeting computers running Windows, as part of its Vault 7 leaks.
Targeting Windows computers, AngelFire framework implants a persistent backdoor by modifying their partition boot sector.
AngelFire framework consists of the five following components, according to Hacker News:
Solartime — it modifies the partition boot...