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Finnish routers hit by same botnet attack as in Germany

Wednesday 30 November 2016 | 11:43 CET | News
Finnish regulator Ficora said thousands of routers in Finland have been hit by the same botnet attack that left nearly 1 million of Deutsche Telekom's customers without internet service. Ficora has advised ISPs to take measures to filter out the malicious traffic, while broadband customers should restart and update their modems. The regulator said a number of ADSL modems manufactured by Zyxel are known to be vulnerable, and it is likely others are as well. It will continue to update the list as more information comes available.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / Ficora / Zyxel
Countries: Finland
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