Dating exploits blog
Updated on August 27, 2019 at PM PST to add solution rules.
Another Mirai offshoot spotted: A variant of the Echobot botnet was found using over 50 exploits that lead to remote code execution (RCE), arbitrary command execution, and command injection in internet of things (Io T) devices.
Bleeping Computer lists the wide range of devices the variant can affect, which includes network attached storage (NAS) devices, routers, security cameras, smart home hubs.
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