In early January 2019, Unit 42 discovered a new variant of the infamous IoT/Linux botnet Mirai. Mirai is best known for being used in massive, unprecedented DDoS attacks in 2016. Some of the most notable targets included: web hosting provider OVH, DNS provider Dyn and Brian Krebs’ website.

https://unit42.paloaltonetworks.com/new-mirai-variant-targets-enterprise-wireless-presentation-display-systems/