Cybercriminals usually use these languages to evade detection and hack into company servers rapidly. There are several reasons due to which the new programming languages are adopted in the market such as:
- Efficient memory management
- Addressing weakness in existing languages
- Performance boost
- Giving developers simpler syntax
The attackers pose a challenge to the defenders as the malware analysis tools usually don’t support the binaries written in Rust, Go, DLang, and Nim along with the lesser-known languages.
The traditional languages used to write the older malware such as C# and C + + are loaders and droppers that usually use uncommon languages.