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Source code unleashed for junk-blasting Internet of Things botnet

John Brown (no body) Silver badge

Re: Bah!

"- hopefully there is some signature that ISP's can be leaned on to scan for , possibly filter, and contact customers about.."

It's been mooted for years that ISPs could monitor and detect malware emissions from customer IP address and sandbox them so they can only reach an information page telling the customer to clean their shit up. Maybe an impending webocalypse might force them to do something as a matter of self defence from zombie armies of CCTV, baby monitors, toothbrushes, toasters and fridges.

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