CyberX reveals IoT worm aimed at CCTVs

CyberX has revealed the first Internet of Things (IoT) worm, which is aimed at closed-circuit television (CCTV) devices, the company said.

The malware marks a new level of IoT attacks, following another advanced attack on IoT devices was declared as “no longer a hypothetical attack” at DEF CON 2016. The malware was revealed as part of the research of a global cyber security campaign, dubbed RADIATION by the CyberX research team.

CyberX is a provider of cyber security solutions for the Industrial IoT (IIoT), providing complete visibility into the IIoT environment as well as real-time detection and alerts of operational incidents, cyber threats and system tampering, thus minimizing disruption to operations and downtime.