So, a DDoS attack affecting much of America was launched via IoT devices infected with Mirai. What do we do about it? Will a major informative article from CNET be forthcoming?
Does Mirai affect only LINUX-based devices? Who needs to be concerned? How can the owner of an internet-connected device prevent Mirai and other malware from taking over? How can Mirai be removed once it's in? Is there any general malware protection available for internet-connected devices like refrigerators and security cameras?