Russian-linked VPNFilter malware is even worse than originally thought, new research suggests
A malware framework that's already infected hundreds of thousands of routers across the globe — particularly in Ukraine — appears to be even more dangerous than originally thought, according to new findings by Cisco Talos.
FBI shuts down domain behind Russian 'VPNFilter' botnet
The FBI action cut off a massive botnet that was possibly being used for a forthcoming cyberattack aimed at Ukraine.
Researchers uncover sophisticated botnet aimed at possible attack inside Ukraine
A massive, reportedly Russian-linked hacking operation looms over Ukraine, people familiar with the matter who spoke with CyberScoop.
The small government agency creating a policy to stop botnets
A Trump administration initiative to reduce the threat from botnets is using a novel policymaking tool developed by an obscure federal agency.
Hacker exploits router zero-day vulnerability in efforts to build Mirai-like botnet
Just like the original Mirai attacks, this version traces back to the notorious HackForums.
Andromeda botnet mastermind arrested in Belarus, identified by his ICQ number
The suspect "is recognized as a leading expert in malware development and reverse engineering, network security, and antivirus technology," researchers wrote.