Satori IoT botnet malware code given away for Christmas

Satori IoT botnet malware code given away for Christmas

File Photo A hacker has released the working code for Satori malware over the holiday season as a freebie for cyberattackers seeking to target Huawei devices or bolster botnets. According to NewSky Security principal researcher Ankit Anubhav, the malware’s code was released on Pastebin over the holiday season. Satori, based on the Japanese word for "awakening," is nothing new but has recently hit the headlines after a variant of the malware was used to create a series of strong botnets based on the more infamous Mirai IoT botnet malicious code. While Mirai variants generally scan IoT devices for weaknesses […]