Optrics Insider – Emotet Botnet Update, School Laptops with Malware and Faces of the Riot

Join Scott Young and Shaun Sturby from Optrics Engineering as they provide an update on the Emotet Botnet, discuss school laptops in the UK that came pre-loaded with malware, the new “Faces of the Riot” website and security researchers who have been targeted by hackers.

Timecodes:

0:00 – Intro

0:14 – Today’s 4 topics

0:39 – Topic 1: Emotet Botnet Update

3:40 – Topic 2: School laptops in the UK that came pre-loaded with malware

6:30 – Topic 3: “Faces of the Riot” website

9:54 – Topic 4:  Security Researchers targeted by hackers

14:16 – Closing remarks

Learn more about the Emotet Botnet here:

Link to our previous video on the Emotet Botnet:

How “Hurry, hurry, there’s a pandemic on” resulted in Laptops with pre-loaded malware being sent to schools:

Learn more about the new “Faces of the Riot” website here:

Learn more about the new campaign targeting security researchers:

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