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Homeland Security warns of 'BrickerBot' malware that destroys unsecured internet-connected devices
19 April 2017, 3:19 pm

Reminiscent of the Mirai botnet that brought down large swathes of the US internet last year, this new malware targets poorly-secured Internet of Things devices and renders them useless.

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