VPNFilter Warning

VPNFilter Warning

Researchers at Cisco Talos just published a report documenting a giant-sized IoT botnet known as VPNFilter. More than 500,000 devices around the world are said to be infected with this malware – most of them are consumer internet routers from a range of different vendors, with some consumer NAS (network attached storage) devices known to […]

Reboot your Router to Avoid Russian Malware FBI Warns

Reboot your Router to Avoid Russian Malware FBI Warns

The FBI recently issued a security notice warning that all home and small office routers should be rebooted after Cisco’s Talos group discovered sophisticated Russian-linked VPNFilter malware infecting at least 500,000 networking devices. “VPNFilter is able to render small office and home office routers inoperable,” the FBI warns. “The malware can potentially also collect information passing through the […]