Researchers said security, the hackers, the Russians shot more than half a billion router at 54 state programs sophisticated malware able to disconnect from the internet immediately, as it allows malware to attackers to monitor the activity of web to anyone who uses those devices, including their passwords, which may lead to the likelihood of more breakout.
Said William large, cement, researcher at security company “tellus,” the all of the scope of this process and its capacity is of concern, because they rely on sophisticated techniques and target a broad number with people around the world.
According to the website “’indépendant” the British, the proportion of this malware to a group of hackers of the Russian known as the group of Sofacy and Fancy Bear , and Apt28, which works since the middle of the first decade of the present century, has been blamed by in major attacks.
Researchers say security the discovery of the malware highlights the wider question about the vulnerability of the infrastructure connected to the internet in the cyber attacks.
It is worth noting that the routers that have been discovered that they are vulnerable to damage program VPNFilter include devices Linksys , MikroTik , Netgear and TP-Link, often used in homes or small offices.