This mysterious malware could threaten millions of routers and IoT devices


A new form of Internet of Things malware, which uses over 30 different exploits, has been spotted by security researchers.

Detailed by cybersecurity researchers at AT&T Alien Labs, BotenaGo malware can use a number of methods to attack targets then create a backdoor on compromised devices. “Deployed with more than 30 exploits, it has the potential of targeting millions of routers and IoT devices,” said the researchers.

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