Deutche TeleKom has experienced service interruptions to more 900,000 customers by a modified Mirai worm malware. Major broadband services have been struck. The attacks are designed to disrupt the largest ISPs bringing with it the threat of chaos and extortion payouts. In this podcast Thomas Pore, Director of IT and Services For Plixer, spells out the nature of the crises and the very dangerous nature of the threat. We learn how the threat evolves, some of the tactics ISPs are experiencing and how a problem can occur without an operator even being aware of the event. Pore explains how solutions from Plixer can help vulnerable ISPs stay on top of their network.