SIREN Coverage Recap: Entrepreneur, PCMag, Mashable, Daily Mail, IBTimes, CNET, Gizmodo, Engadget & more

ZeroFOX’s Alpha Team’s research on the massive Twitter sex botnet, SIREN, was featured in publications across the web.

  • SC Mag: https://www.scmagazine.com/siren-botnet-silenced-after-spamming-twitter-users-with-porn-links/article/676498/
  • NakeSecurity: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2017/07/20/twitter-users-targeted-by-an-army-of-86262-sex-starved-bots/
  • Geek: https://www.pcmag.com/news/355021/after-docs-phishing-scam-google-to-call-out-unverified-apps
  • Digit: http://www.digit.in/internet/twitter-faces-massive-botnet-spam-as-90000-sex-bots-generate-over-30-million-clicks-36080.html
  • Entrepreneur: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/297477
  • Inverse: https://www.inverse.com/article/34349-twitter-porn-scam-sex-bots
  • PCMag: https://www.pcmag.com/news/355021/after-docs-phishing-scam-google-to-call-out-unverified-apps
  • Mashable: https://www.pcmag.com/news/355021/after-docs-phishing-scam-google-to-call-out-unverified-apps
  • Investopedia: http://www.investopedia.com/news/twitter-infiltrated-nearly-90000-sex-bots/?lgl=rira-baseline-vertical
  • Daily Mail: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4707632/90-000-sexbot-accounts-used-Twitter-attack.html
  • IBTimes: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/naughty-pornbot-tweets-attract-over-30-million-clicks-twitter-1630757
  • CNET: https://www.cnet.com/news/twitter-google-porn-spam-botnet-siren-zerofox/
  • Gizmodo: https://gizmodo.com/nearly-90-000-sex-bots-invaded-twitter-in-one-of-the-la-1796985630
  • Engadget: https://www.engadget.com/2017/07/17/twitter-porn-bots-30-million-clicks/
  • ThreatPost: https://threatpost.com/botnet-tweeting-spamming-porn-shut-down/126884/