The massive mid-October DDoS attack driven by a swarm of everyday Internet of Things (IoT) devices crippled dozens of the Internet’s most popular websites and services could be the first of many. Two hackers have stepped forward and, in an online chat with Vice’s Motherboard, explained that a larger botnet is being assembled that will take down targeted systems, for a price.
The idea that an everyday object like your toaster and electric toothbrush could become part of a massive virtual army of zombified systems that take down even the most popular websites may sound like science fiction, but it is anything but

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