Post-Mirai, how to better protect your IoT devices

The Mirai Internet of Things botnet is making its unpleasant presence felt.

Yasin Soliman reports on how you should defend your IoT devices.


Many Sierra Wireless devices compromised by Mirai botnet, warns US government

DDoS malware is infecting cellular gateways warns the Department of Homeland Security.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.

These 60 dumb passwords can hijack over 500,000 IoT devices into the Mirai botnet

As long as there is a demand for cheap IoT devices, there will be plenty of manufacturers happy to cut corners and put the internet community at risk.

Download the Mirai source code, and you can run your own Internet of Things botnet

Hijacking millions of IoT devices for evil just became that little bit easier.