Where are the French when you need them?
The US military appears to have failed in its operation to temporarily disrupt what is described as the world's largest botnet — one used also to drop ransomware, which officials say is one of the top threats to the 2020 election.
No one does anything
A huge botnet which is based around internet of things devices is getting so big it will be able to apply for UN membership and get its version of “Botnet’s got talent”.
The US military will torture him for Putin's secrets
Russian hacker and alleged spam kingpin Peter Levashov, who was arrested in Spain on a US warrant, said that if he is extradited to the US he will be tortured and dead in a year.
“Don't keep all of your IoT networks in one basket”
Yesterday the security team of a university’s IT staff faced an uphill struggle attempting to identify the origins of a campus-wide internet takeover that was eventually discovered as an assault coordinated through web-capable vending machines and other connected devices.
The Christmas present for the person who has everything
If you are looking for a Christmas present for the hacker who has everything, why not hire them a IoT botnet to play with?
Who says botnets are just for stupid Windows people?
Kaspersky Lab is warning that the Linux botnet is not only a thing but it's a thing on the rise.
Writes its own name on the back
TDSS, TDL-4 most complex and sophisticated tool
Microsoft action is to blame
Beware of the Darkness