Mirai

DDoS attacks experiencing major resurgence

Although there was a noted plunge in DDoS attacks in 2018, it appears that this attack method is again becoming…

2 years ago

Original Mirai botnet creator hit with hefty financial sentence

A creator of the Mirai botnet won’t spend any time in prison but faces an enormous financial toll: The court…

2 years ago

New danger: Mirai offspring WICKED botnet has potential to cause havoc

The Mirai IoT malware has many offshoots, and the new WICKED botnet is one of them. This virulent malware and…

3 years ago

Case closed: Mirai botnet creators plead guilty

Mirai ran rampant last year, but those behind the malware won’t be creating new havoc anytime soon: The three Mirai…

3 years ago

Satori botnet about to cause a whole lot of trouble worldwide

Meet Satori, the newest variant of the destructive Mirai botnet, which seems to have a lot more power in its…

3 years ago

Meet IOTroop — The botnet that may be more destructive than Mirai

Move over, Mirai. There’s a new more destructive botnet on the block. IOTroop could unleash a massive security incident the…

3 years ago

Mirai botnets: What you need to know to tackle this IoT malware

Mirai caused havoc last year, but its potential for destruction is even more pronounced this year. Some easy steps can…

4 years ago

IoT: Tear it down and start over

The Internet of Things is growing quickly, but many of the devices already available and those about to be released…

4 years ago

Mirai botnet blamed for massive Deutsche Telekom outage

The Mirai botnet has apparently struck again, as experts say the malware was responsible for the recent massive Deutsche Telekom…

4 years ago

URGENT: IoT needs an overhaul, and fast

Want a sound argument for why IoT needs an overhaul? Just look at what happened to Dyn.

4 years ago