Three men plead guilty for roles in Mirai botnet empire, court documents show
The defendants, Paras Jha, Josiah White and Dalton Norman, were all labeled co-conspirators by the Department of Justice.
Two lawmakers want to give consumers a way to know if their IoT devices are secure
A new bill introduced on Friday aims to create a voluntary cybersecurity certification program to "independently identify, verify, and label compliant Internet-of-Things devices with strong cybersecurity standards."
Researchers warn of 'vast' new IoT botnet
Check Point Technologies and Qihoo 360 see a botnet coming that could cause more damage than Mirai.
A reversal? Large-scale DDoS attacks take recent dip
Massive denial of service attacks were largely missing from the internet this summer.
Why a 'super-Mirai' attack never happened
A large network of corporate IoT devices that was gathered to launch a massive DDoS attack. Then whomever created it the network decided against using it.
Malware that bricks insecure IoT devices might be anti-botnet vigilante tool
A new variety of malicious software is capable of attacking and effectively destroying insecure connected Internet of Things devices, using the same security flaws exploited by the notorious Mirai botnet, a researcher says.