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Luabot Malware Turning Linux Based IoT Devices into DDoS Botnet

The IT security researchers at MalwareMustDie have discovered a malware that is capable of infecting Linux-based Internet of Things (IoT) devices and web servers to launch DDoS attacks, called Linux/Luabot. Earlier this week we reported on a similar malware BASHLITE. It is written in the Lua programming language which can infect a system and issue [...]

By | 2016-10-16T15:53:57+00:00 September 9th, 2016|Categories: Malware, Security|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments