February 22, 2016

Beware of Hacked ISOs If You Downloaded Linux Mint on February 20th!

Clement Lefebvre writes: Iâm sorry I have to come with bad news. We were exposed to an intrusion today. It was brief and it shouldnât impact many people, but if it impacts you, itâs very important you read the information below.

What happened?

Hackers made a modified Linux Mint ISO, with a backdoor in it, and managed to hack our website to point to it.

Does this affect you?

As far as we know, the only compromised edition was Linux Mint 17.3 Cinnamon edition.

Read more at Linux Mint Blog

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