Malicious actors behind the IptabLes IptabLex botnet have produced significant DDoS attack campaigns, forcing target companies to seek expert DDoS protection. PLXsert anticipates further infestation and the expansion of this botnet.
The IptabLes IptabLex DDoS Bot Threat Advisory includes mitigation details for enterprises, such as:
Mitigating this threat to Linux systems involves patching and hardening the Linux system, antivirus detection, and cleaning infected systems.
Rate limiting and a YARA rule are provided to stop DDoS attacks from IptabLes and IptabLex bots.
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