IoT hacker builds Huawei-based botnet, enslaves 18,000 devices in one day

    Date20 Jul 2018
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
    2017
    Posted ByBrittany Day
    How long does it take to build a botnet? Not long, if you consider Anarchy's 18,000-device-strong creation, brought to life in only 24 hours. First spotted by researchers from NewSky Security, as reported by Bleeping Computer, other security firms including Rapid7 and Qihoo 360 Netlab quickly jumped on the case and confirmed the existence of the new threat.
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