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Smominru Botnet Indiscriminately Hacked Over 90,000 Computers Just Last Month

By Swati Khandelwal 18 Sep 2019 at 19:09

Insecure Internet-connected devices have aided different types of cybercrime for years, most common being DDoS and spam campaigns. But cybercriminals have now shifted toward a profitable scheme where botnets do not just launch DDoS or spam—they mine cryptocurrencies as well. Smominru, an infamous...

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