After Targeting Linux, Mirai Botnet Is Here To Hack Your Windows Devices

Last year was full of reports of hacking attacks that were performed with the army of Mirai botnets, which was the very first popular IoT malware. Hackers took control of the devices using their default username and passwords, and used them to carry out one of the biggest ever DDoS attacks.While Mirai botnet (Mirai.Linux) originally infected Linux-based IoT devices, the security researchers have now been able to detect a new version of Mirai that infects Windows computers.

Source: After Targeting Linux, Mirai Botnet Is Here To Hack Your Windows Devices

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