Alleged Mirai Botnet Creator Receives Suspended Sentence from German Court

<img width=”1000″ height=”750″ src=”https://themerkle.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/shutterstock_626399252.jpg” class=”attachment-full size-full wp-post-image” alt=”TheMerkle Mirai Daniel Kaye” style=”float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;” srcset=”https://themerkle.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/shutterstock_626399252.jpg 1000w, https://themerkle.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/shutterstock_626399252-300×225.jpg 300w” sizes=”(max-width: 1000px) 100vw, 1000px” />The world was surprised to learn that a massive botnet had shut down multiple popular online services earlier this year. During this attack, platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Netflix, and plenty of others suffered from extended outages. These attacks were caused by the Mirai botnet, which quickly became synonymous with insecure Internet of Things devices. The botnet’s operator, Daniel Kaye, was arrested, but his sentence has now been suspended. The Story of Daniel Kaye and Mirai It is always difficult to prove who is behind a nefarious scheme on the internet. Even though the Mirai botnet caused a lot of
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Alleged Mirai Botnet Creator Receives Suspended Sentence from German Court