The United States is related to the Chinese website downtime camera component?
The local time this Friday, the domain name server management services provider Dyn from malicious software attacks, these attacks led down dozens of sites, it began to recover after 2.5 hours after.
It is reported that the control of these devices malicious software named Mirai. Mirai malicious software source code developed by the anonymous, and this month open. Mirai software can infect all kinds of vulnerability of the Internet of things devices, including security cameras, DVR and Internet routers, etc.. Through malicious infection, these devices will become the network device in the zombie network of broiler equipment, and is used to implement large-scale DDoS attacks.
This attack, perhaps just to be fulfilled by the security expert warning: the risk of the Internet of things. However, there seems to be no good way to avoid a repeat of similar events.