Monday, August 12, 2019
Proxy Server

Mirai Based Botnet “OMG” Turns IoT Device into a Proxy Server

A new Variant called "OMG" currently evolving to abuse the IoT Devices and turns it into a Proxy server by adding new techniques that will be later used for various Malicious activities. Deep observation reveals that it mainly used to...
HNS IoT Botnet

HNS IoT Botnet Compromised More than 14k Devices that Spreads from Asia to the...

A new IoT Botnet dubbed HNS is growing phenomenally and spreads from Asia to the United States.The HNS IoT Botnet features a worm-like mechanism and embeds numerous commands such as data exfiltration, code execution and interference with a device’s...
Linux Crypto-miner

PyCryptoMiner – A New Linux Crypto-miner Botnet Spreading over the SSH Protocol to Mining...

Highly Sophisticated Python Script Based Linux Crypto-miner botnet called PyCryptoMiner abusing SSH port and targeting Linux users to mining Monero CryptoCurrency. Its written in python language which is difficult to detect and this botnet crypto-miner uses over 36,000 domains that is related...
Mirai botnet

Hackers who created Dangerous Mirai IoT Botnet Plead Guilty

Hackers pleaded guilty in creating and Operating the most dangerous Mirai Botnet that immobilize some popular websites and colleges. Mirai is malware which turns computer systems running Linux into remotely controlled “bots”, that can be used as part of a...
Mirai Botnet

Dangerous Mirai Botnet Attack Attempts Detected Again from 9,000 Unique IP Addresses

Internet-of-Things (IoT) based very dangerous Mirai Botnet attack rapidly raised again in South America and North Africa countries that were detected by increasing the huge Traffic on ports 2323 and 23. Mirai is a malware that turns networked devices running...
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