ProxyM Botnet Used as Relay Point for SQLi, XSS, LFI Attacks

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A botnet made up of IoT devices is helping hackers mask attacks on web applications, acting as a relay point for SQL injection (SQLi), cross-site scripting (XSS), and local file inclusion (LFI) attempts. The botnet is a veteran of the botnet scene, being named ProxyM and created using the

ProxyM active since February 2017.