Components for Webcams Used in Massive DDOS Attack Recalled

Components for Webcams Used in Massive DDOS Attack Recalled

Chinese electronics company Hangzhou Xiongmai has recalled all of its circuit boards and components used in webcams, after security experts identified webcams using the company’s components as being used in the DDOS attack that slowed access to Twitter, Reddit, Spotify and other websites to a crawl on Friday.  Hangzhou Xiongmai said that it would improve its password protection and would send customers a software patch. [10/24/16]

Search