'Cyber Hurricane': Millions of Devices Infected in Rapidly Replicating Botnet

‘Cyber Hurricane’: Millions of Devices Infected in Rapidly Replicating Botnet

A hooded man holds a laptop computer as cyber code is projected on him in this illustration picture taken on May 13, 2017 In a very short time, new rapidly expanding loT botnet malware, more complex and dangerous than the 2016 malicious Mirai bot that caused widespread outages in the US and beyond, has already compromised over a million devices. In 2016, an Internet of Things (IoT) worm named Mirai infected some 2.5 million gadgets worldwide, building botnets that sent unstoppable floods of junk traffic and took down major internet services including Spotify, Paypal and Reddit. A projection of […]