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With determination and skill hackers can slip anything into whatever they want and make it appear to be legitimate and it can happen with any OS forum website or OS iso download website regardless of OS.Sorry if this has already been posted (I don't click on links). hackers hacked Linux Mint website Feb 20, 2016 to point to their modified Linux Mint 17.3 Cinnamon ISO with a backdoor in it. [I had LM 17.3 Cinnamon PC at the time plus a Windows PC]
Here's what and how it happened.
If you downloaded Linux Mint on Saturday, February 20th, you may have grabbed a hacked version that includes a backdoor. Here's what you need to know.