Talk-Talk and Post Office routers are hit off by cyber attack

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The Post Office has suffered a cyberattack, leaving 100,000 people without access to the internet

Thousands of TalkTalk and Post Office customers have had their internet access cut by an attack targeting certain types of internet routers.It involves the use of a modified form of the Mirai worm – a type of malware that is spread via hijacked computers, which causes damage to equipment powered by Linux-based operating systems.

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My Opinion

Well well well, if it ain’t TalkTalk on the news again, this time its to do with their routers. A cyber attack has effected 100,000 customers and if you are one on them be sure to stay calm and watch the telly. Kidding reboot your routers, I am sure your providers are doing something to get it back up on action but do demand questions, let us know how your getting on with the customer service of them.

Well the Mirai botnet is a popular figure…

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