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Security researchers have uncovered a new botnet waging daily, massive attacks.
Other government entities were targeted by the powerful malware in November.
Apple has not yet acknowledged the issue.
'Now it is time for the next administration to take up this charge,' President Obama said.
This cyberattack is the latest in a series of attacks targeting financial institutions globally.
Hackers allegedly behind a new IoT botnet created from the Mirai malware claimed responsibility for the attack.
The FSB says it is taking the necessary measure to 'neutralize' the cyber threat.
Controversial UK surveillance law has already been granted royal assent.
EFF: NSL received by the Internet Archive had 'legally erroneous information.'
The unidentified 32-year-old had allegedly frequented jihadist websites for two years.
The joint operation successfully sinkholed around 800,000 domain strong botnet infrastructure.
In 2012, Shamoon was responsible for destroying nearly 35,000 computers at oil firm Saudi Aramco.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange slammed the 'cowardly' German government.
The spy bill, which has been granted royal assent, will go into effect in January 2017.
The website was offline for roughly four hours on 1 December.