IP Camera Botnet Attack

"Researchers at website security firm Sucuri recently uncovered a botnet that was leveraging 25,000 surveillance cameras to carry out a distributed denial of service attack against one of their customers."

http://www.securityinfowatch.com/article/12227605/hackers-use-25k-cameras-to-carry-out-botnet-attack

Sounds very similar to a recent post about excessive login attempts coming from the IP of a wireless access point...

Another example of unsecured or vulnerable devices left on the internet...


Yes, an extremely bothersome horde. :)

Related: Horde Of Camera Drones Unleashed On The Internet

Well, at least they didn't mention a certain brand name... Lol