You, Too, Can Rent the Mirai Botnet

Two hackers are renting access to a massive Mirai botnet, which they claim has more than 400,000 infected bots, ready to carry out DDoS attacks at anyone's behest. For our readers unfamiliar with Mirai, this is a malware family that...

Top 10 Cities | Countries in the World for Total Bot Population

Bot Population ;  As per the data published by Symantec  the most bot-infected cities and countries across the Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region. The top 10 ranking was compiled using telemetry data gathered during 2015 from Symantec...

Does Anna-Senpai, the Mirai Worm Author?

A lot of DDoS movement on the Internet begins from supposed 'booter/stresser' administrations, which are DDoS-for-contract administrations which let even unsophisticated clients to dispatch high-affect assaults. What's more, as we will see, the perpetual rivalry for benefits in the outrightly...
Student Charged for Launching Cyberattacks

Someone Is Learning How to Take Down the Internet

Over the past year or two, someone has been probing the defenses of the companies that run critical pieces of the Internet. These probes take the form of precisely calibrated attacks designed to determine exactly how well these companies...

You can Take Mirai Botnet of 400,000 Bots for Rental

DDoS distributed denial-of-service attack occurs when multiple systems flood the bandwidth or resources of a targeted system, usually one or more web servers. Such an attack is often the result of multiple compromised systems (for example, a botnet) flooding the...

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