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Mirai botnet masterminds helping FBI to avoid jail time

Mirai botnet creators avoid prison time by assisting FBI as part of their sentencing Remember the three young hackers who were sentenced in December last year for creating and spreading Mirai botnet that took over about 500,000 IoT devices and caused a DDoS attack? The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) on Tuesday sentenced […]

A fast-evolving new botnet could take gadgets in your home to the dark side

Satori is built to turn routers, thermostats, and other household devices into zombies. Continue reading on MIT Technology Review » Please follow and like us:0GurupriyanGurupriyan is a Software Engineer and a technology enthusiast, he’s been working on the field for the last 6 years. Currently focusing on mobile app development […]

Mirai Botnet: Three US Men Plead Guilty Connected To 2016 Cyberattacks

Three men behind some of the biggest DDoS attacks in history plead guilty for creating code that crashed internet A former Rutgers University student and two other men pleaded guilty to creating a “botnet” known as Mirai that paralyzed major websites in massive 2016 cyber-attacks. Paras Jha, 21, of Fanwood, pleaded […]