Hide and Seek: The first IoT botnet to survive device resets is caught
A botnet has been discovered by security researchers which is the first to survive resets of compromised devices.
Researchers from Bitdefender published their findings today. The malware strain, which they’ve dubbed 'Hide and Seek' (HNS) for self-explanatory reasons, copies itself to the /etc/init.d/ folder.
This folder contains the daemon scripts for Linux-based systems which are often used for...