Zerobot botnet expands to start exploiting Apache flaws


Zerobot, a botnet that infects various Internet of Things (IoT) devices and uses them for distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, has been updated with new features and new infection mechanisms.

A report (opens in new tab) from Microsoft’s security team claims that the malware used to integrate IoT devices into the botnet has reached version 1.1.