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Posted on: 02 Dec 2016 

Posted By: ITWiser Webmaster

Multiple ISPs hit by botnet attacks!


The Mirai botnet armies have struck again, thousands of Post Office and TalkTalk broadband customers have been affected recently. Aswell as the Post Office and TalkTalk the list of ISPs affected by these attacks is growing among them is KCOM, Deutsche Telekom and Irish telco Eir. All these companies have been affected over the last 2 weeks or so, which has left hundreds of thousands with broadband issues.

The problems for the 2 recent ones the Post Office and TalkTalk started on Sunday last week which has affected thousands of surfers. All of the attacks had the same main focus, the main focus was to try get into the routers which they managed to do. All the ISPs and the manufacturers of the routers are trying to rush patches out to fight this attack.

ITWiser offer a wide range of services and solutions to help prevent situations like this affecting you and your business. We offer internal security audits and external security audits, these audits are designed to highlight vulnerabilities on your network. For more information on these or any of our other services please get in touch today.

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