Massive DDoS attack using BOTNET could bring down entire sections of the Internet

Massive DDoS attack using BOTNET could bring down entire sections of the Internet
A huge BOTNET, called "Mirai" is using IOT ("Internet of Things") devices such as routers, cameras, and fridges to cause havoc on the Internet.  Moreover, the hackers responsible for the Mirai botnet are now releasing the code publicly, allowing anyone with limited knowledge on scripting languages to wield massive power over this botnet network, which is nearly 1 million devices (and counting) at the time of writing this article. What is a BOTNET? A BOTNET is a collection of infected device...
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