SN 836: The Mēris Botnet

Beep boop - this is a robot. A new show has been posted to TWiT…

What are your thoughts about today’s show? We’d love to hear from you!

Siemens, as an example, still uses ActiveX controls in IE 11 for their PLC hardware that runs production lines, processing plants, refineries etc. If you want to see what is going on with your plant, you need IE 11 and ActiveX.

Luckily, we tend to isolate that onto its own network, without any access to the Internet.