Linux Worm Attacks ‘Things’

Linux.Darlloz, in addition to being able to attack Linux computers, has the ability to target small devices attached to the internet. Vulnerabilities in chips used in home routers, security cameras, set-top boxes like Apple TV, Roku, cable boxes and etc. and even industrial controllers are susceptible to this worm. The devices above utilize Linux services to…

Firefox OS Hacked

After two years of development Mozilla launched Firefox OS for mobile devices just a few short months ago. And now there is malware for it. Firefox OS is designed to run apps made with just HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, and the OS is based on Linux and Mozilla‚Äôs Gecko technology. This makes the apps in…