Two botnets have been attempting to infect victims globally by exploiting vulnerabilities in modems, routers, and IoT devices. These botnets, identified as Enemybot and Fodcha, are capable of carrying out DDoS attacks.

About Enemybot

The Mirai-based botnet, Enemybot has been growing its fleet of infected devices using witty tricks.

About Fodcha 

Fodcha botnet has been targeting routers, DVRs, and servers to infect more than 100 victims every single day in DDoS attacks.

Conclusion

The recent botnet attacks show the growing problem of unpatched devices and services in a network. The best and most basic way to stop/avoid such attacks is to patch any exploitable vulnerabilities. Further, you can also perform a manual hard reset and change the password of the infected device.
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