Attackers are using a variant of the infamous Mirai IoT botnet dubbed “Miori” to exploit a Remote Code Execution (RCE) vulnerability in ThinkPHP, a free open-source PHP framework.
Security researchers warn that an IoT botnet has been scanning the internet and exploiting nearly 100,000 routers exposed with a five year old UPnP vulnerability.
Trend Micro released two new reports on malware threats named Trickbot and Shellbot.
Security researchers at Trend Micro have spotted a “more innovative” ransomware attack that uses Virobot, malware that possesses ransomware and botnet capabilities that affects users in the United States.
New variants of IoT botnets Mirai and Gafgyt are increasingly targeting enterprise devices with outdated versions and unpatched vulnerabilities.