A selection of this week’s more interesting vulnerability disclosures and cyber security news.
Not much excitement this week for a nice change, though the release of the code that hit Krebs’s site is a cause for concern as the wonderful Internet of Things could become the zombie apocalypse nightmare (of an unexpected kind) we have been warned about:
- IoT DDoS Attack Code Released Mirai malware could signal the beginning of new trend in using Internet of Things devices as bots for DDoS attacks.
The other news….
- TalkTalk gets record £400,000 fine for failing to prevent October 2015 attack From the Information Commissioner’s Office