Evolved Version of Mirai DDoS Botnet Goes Up for Rent

Hackers going by the handle of Popopret and BestBuy (the same hacker was also selling Terrorist database on the darknet) are offering a DDoS-for-hire service where they are renting our Mirai botnet comprising of around 400,000 infected bots. Probably they have made extensive use of the leaked source code of Mirai malware. It must be noted that both these hackers made headlines when they targeted high-profile US government institutions and businesses using GovRAT malware.

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