Meet Hajime, the IoT Botnet Built to Vaccinate Your Devices Against Mirai

Built atop elements of the BitTorrent protocol, Hajime is an arguably gray-hat botnet with a few remarkable quirks in its code. The post Meet Hajime, the IoT Botnet Built to Vaccinate Your Devices Against Mirai appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Meet Hajime, the IoT Botnet Built to Vaccinate Your Devices Against Mirai

Built atop elements of the BitTorrent protocol, Hajime is an arguably gray-hat botnet with a few remarkable quirks in its code. The post Meet Hajime, the IoT Botnet Built to Vaccinate Your ...

9 hours ago from Extremetech

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