Massive IoT botnet infects over one million organisations

Massive IoT botnet infects over one million organisations

Reaper IOT botnet could be worse than Mirai suggest some commentators as it continues to evolve. Botnet evolves to spread its web of IOT devices Security researchers have discovered a new IoT botnet that they claim infected over one million organisations around the world and “more sophisticated than Mirai”. Researchers from both Check Point and Chinese security company Qihoo 360 Netlab discovered the botnet over the last month. The botnet has already been found on millions of IoT devices including routers and IP cameras from companies including GoAhead, D-Link, TP-Link, Avtech, Netgear, MikroTik, Linksys and Synology. Check Point said […]