The internet of hackable things
Police Have Arrested a Suspect in a Massive ‘Internet of Things’ Attack
European police suspect a 29-year-old man of keeping one million people offline. They might have found the person behind the notorious hacker known as BestBuy.
Internet of Things Hackers Target Anti-Spam Service—And Fails To Take It Down
The hacker who’s been claiming a monopolistic control over the Mirai botnet tried to take down the well-known anti-spam Spamhaus.
Hacker Claims To Push Malicious Firmware Update to 3.2 Million Home Routers
One of the hackers who’s trying to monopolize the Internet of Things botnet Mirai found a new way to build a massive botnet.
Hackers Say Knocking Thousands of Brits Offline Was an Accident
The hackers who built a new, improved, Mirai botnet strike again, knocking thousands of British internet users offline—by mistake.