A botnet called Mantis has been linked to record-breaking attacks targeting Cloudflare customers.
Last month, Cloudflare said that it successfully mitigated a record-breaking DDoS attack of 26 million requests per second. Just a couple of months earlier, Cloudflare reported that it mitigated a previous record-breaking attack of 15.3 million requests per second.
Mantis has now been linked to both attacks.
For the attacks, the majority of traffic originated from...