.. /.Py

Executable
Script
External

Author:

mr.d0x

Description:

PY are Python script files. By default Python is not installed on Windows. Usually, once Python is installed, .py files are executed via the Python interpreter upon being double clicked.

OS:

Windows
Mac
Linux

Recommendation:

Block the execution of PY files. Whitelist users/groups when required.

Resources:

https://www.cyborgsecurity.com/cyborg_labs/python-malware-on-the-rise/

File Samples:

Contributions: