Palo Alto Networks


Unit 42 Finds New Mirai and Gafgyt IoT/Linux Botnet Campaigns

The end of May 2018 has marked the emergence of three malware campaigns built on publicly available source code for the Mirai and Gafgyt malware families that incorporate multiple known exploits affecting Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

Samples belonging to these campaigns incorporate as many as eleven exploits within a single sample, beating the IoT Reaper malware, which borrowed som...

Jul 20, 2018

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