Marc-Etienne M.Léveillé

Marc-Etienne M.Léveillé

Senior Malware Researcher

Education:Software Engineering student at École de Technologie supérieure

Highlights of your career? Winning the first Péter Szőr award for our research on Operation Windigo.

Position and history at ESET? Malware Researcher since January 2012

What malware do you hate the most? Malware that steals money or destroys documents

Favorite activities? Photography, Cycling, Playing the clarinet

When did you get your first computer and what kind was it? I remember playing with the TI-99 of my grandfather, but this first one I broke was his 486SX by editing the config.sys file incorrectly.

Favorite computer game/activity? CTF competitions

Articles by author

The Dark Side of the ForSSHe

ESET researchers discovered a set of previously undocumented Linux malware families based on OpenSSH. In the white paper, “The Dark Side of the ForSSHe”, they release analysis of 21 malware families to improve the prevention, detection and remediation of such threats