Cloudflare says it stopped the largest DDoS attack ever reported

Cloudflare said it’s system managed to stop the largest reported DDoS attack in July, explaining in a blog post that the attack was 17.2 million requests-per-second, three times larger than any previous one they recorded. Cloudflare’s Omer Yoachimik explained in Read More …

New cryptomining malware builds an army of Windows, Linux bots

A recently discovered cryptomining botnet is actively scanning for vulnerable Windows and Linux enterprise servers and infecting them with Monero (XMRig) miner and self-spreader malware payloads. First spotted by Alibaba Cloud (Aliyun) security researchers in February (who dubbed it Sysrv-hello) Read More …