Report / Mar 13, 2018
IoT attacks show no signs of decreasing while infected IoT devices go un-remediated, and discovery of new thingbots is at a decade-long high.
Byline / Mar 9, 2018
Reaper is just one more blinking light in the faces of the InfoSec community reminding us that we need to get ahead of IOT madness.
Blog / Jan 25, 2018 (MODIFIED: Jan 31, 2018)
F5 Labs covered a multitude of threats, vulnerabilities, botnets, attackers, and attacks in 2017. Here are just some of the highlights you might have missed.
Blog / Jan 4, 2018 (MODIFIED: Jan 18, 2018)
With Mirai rearing its ugly head again, we’re revealing its C&C hostnames so organizations can update their blacklists and protect themselves.
Blog / Dec 28, 2017 (MODIFIED: Jan 16, 2018)
Most security researchers have good intentions, but ethics must play a central role in the decisions they make.
Blog / Oct 19, 2017 (MODIFIED: Nov 30, 2017)
When it comes to IoT threats, we’re nowhere near being out of the woods yet; we’ve just barely entered the forest.
Blog / Oct 17, 2017 (MODIFIED: Nov 26, 2017)
Combating this vulnerability might mean you have to force updates on employees’ personal devices or deny them access altogether.
Blog / Oct 3, 2017 (MODIFIED: Nov 14, 2017)
Legislation is a good first step toward persuading IoT manufacturers (who want to stay in business) to do the right thing when it comes to the security of their devices.
Blog / Jun 6, 2017 (MODIFIED: Jul 20, 2017)
Providers and manufacturers could go a long way toward reducing the very real threat of IoT.
Report / May 10, 2017 (MODIFIED: Aug 7, 2017)
With a growth rate of 1,473% in 2016, the hunt for vulnerable IoT devices rages on...
Article / Apr 7, 2017 (MODIFIED: Sep 11, 2017)
Marcher targets focused on European, Australian, and Latin American banks, along with PayPal, eBay, Facebook, WhatsApp, Viber, Gmail, and Yahoo—all in the month of March.
Blog / Mar 3, 2017 (MODIFIED: Jul 6, 2017)
Speed to market means IoT and mobile apps are being released with known vulnerabilities.
Blog / Jan 17, 2017 (MODIFIED: Sep 1, 2017)
So far, we’ve seen IoT DDoS attacks on a Death Star scale. What's next for those of us that may be caught in the blast?
Article / Oct 6, 2016 (MODIFIED: Jul 6, 2017)
The Mirai botnet has infected hundreds of thousands of Internet of Things (IoT) devices, specifically security cameras, by using vendor default passwords for Telnet access.
Article / Dec 14, 2015 (MODIFIED: Jul 6, 2017)
Standard mobile banking trojans post their own fraudulent content over banking applications. Yasuo-Bot goes further.