‘Reaper’ Botnet – A DDoS Trick or Treat?

Researchers have discovered a massive new botnet, dubbed ‘Reaper’ or ‘IoTroop’, targeting poorly-defended IoT devices to form a ‘zombie army’ of devices that could rock the entire Internet with a powerful DDoS attack.

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Botnets Growing, via Reaper and Sockbot Malware

In the past week security researchers have identified not one, but two malware types that infect devices to enslave them into IoT botnets: the Reaper, and Sockbot.

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One Year after the Largest DDoS Attack

It’s been a full year since what most believe to be the world’s largest volumetric Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack occurred.

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DDoS Attacks on Sweden’s Transit System Signal a Significant Threat

Critical infrastructure organizations are at significant risk to the damaging impact of a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack.

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Theft and DDoS Attacks Go Hand in Hand

Even if your organization has experienced a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack only once, there’s still reason to feel uneasy.

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