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If you’ve been reading the news lately, you might have seen headlines like “FBI to America: Reboot Your Routers, Right Now” or “F.B.I.’s Urgent Request: Reboot Your Router to Stop...

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A botnet has been discovered by security researchers which is the first to survive resets of compromised devices. Researchers from Bitdefender published their findings today. The malware strain, which...

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Hackers go up before US federal court charged with creating Mirai botnet used in massive DDoS attacks. Three men have pleaded guilty to creating the Mirai IoT botnet, used in distributed denial of service...

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As the Andromeda botnet gets dismantled, another steps forward to take over the job of infecting IoT devices.  Law enforcement agencies around the world have claimed a breakthrough in taking down one...

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Chinese security firm Qihoo 360 Netlab have discovered a new variant of the Mirai botnet which caused havoc last year. The original Mirai botnet was so destructive that it made national headlines last...

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We’ve already seen cryptocurrency technology shaping and changing the world as we know it. From introducing new ways to pay to transforming the online casino industry cryptocurrencies, and the blockchain...

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Reaper madness fails to materialize, with the spread of the new malware not as extensive as originally estimated, claim Arbor Networks researchers.  The Reaper malware that recruits IoT devices to a...

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BullGuard CEO Calls on the Security Industry and Device Manufacturers to Address the Growing Cyber Threat from Unprotected Smart Devices. In the wake of Reaper, the latest IoT botnet, Paul Lipman, CEO...

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Researchers uncover a rapidly spreading botnet malware taking over IoT devices and posing risk of “cyberstorm”.  A massive botnet is forming to create a “cyber-storm that could take...