Palo Alto cyber security experts: The malware in particular hit Wireless Presentation & Display Systems. Cybercrime IoT/Linux botnets continue to expand their attack surface.
SC Media Magazine: Ubisoft and Square Enix experienced on 4 and 5 October DDoS attacks against Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and Final Fantasy XIV.
This kind of cyber aggression can provide good results when used against criminals and terrorists. It is particularly effective in targeting smartphones and other mobile devices.
The malware features several evasion mechanisms; a downloader and a variety of network- and application-layer DDoS attack vectors. It’s for sale less than $20 on Darknet.