According to Wikipedia, A botnet is a logical collection of Internet-connected devices such as computers, smartphones or Internet of things (IoT) devices whose security have been breached and control ceded to a third party.

So, can we say that all IoT Malware families are botnets as the IoT devices affected by malware are controlled by C&C (Example: Mirai) or use P2P (Example: Hajime) for further infection?

  • you used the word all ... that means 100% ... that can never be answered yes
    – jsotola
    Jun 29, 2021 at 18:43


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