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Android botnets on the rise - case study

Android botnets on the rise - case study | Botnets | Scoop.it
Principal Security experts are confident that in the next months we will assist to the explosion for Android botnets and in general of mobile cyber threats.

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Carna Botnet Analysis Renders Scary Numbers on Vulnerable Devices

Carna Botnet Analysis Renders Scary Numbers on Vulnerable Devices | Botnets | Scoop.it
An analysis of the data rendered by the Carna botnet reveals a shocking number of vulnerable devices reachable online with default credentials.
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Wandering in the underground, from exploit kits to hacking services - Security Affairs

Wandering in the underground, from exploit kits to hacking services - Security Affairs | Botnets | Scoop.it
Wandering in the underground, from exploit kits to hacking services
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Microsoft Battles Botnets, MalwareMicrosoft Launches Cyber Threat Intelligence Program To Battle Botnets, Malware In The Cloud

Microsoft Battles Botnets, MalwareMicrosoft Launches Cyber Threat Intelligence Program To Battle Botnets, Malware In The Cloud | Botnets | Scoop.it
Microsoft is deploying its cloud-based Azure software to battle botnets and malware.

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Making Money from Hacking 'Easier Than Brushing Your Teeth' - IBTimes.co.uk

Making Money from Hacking 'Easier Than Brushing Your Teeth' - IBTimes.co.uk | Botnets | Scoop.it
IBTimes.co.uk Making Money from Hacking 'Easier Than Brushing Your Teeth' IBTimes.co.uk "Making money with a botnet is easier than brushing your teeth," an unnamed hacker told Robert Hansen, Director of Product Management at WhiteHat Security, as...
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Microsoft Offers A Cloud Approach To A Legacy Problem With New Anti-Botnet Program

Microsoft Offers A Cloud Approach To A Legacy Problem With New Anti-Botnet Program | Botnets | Scoop.it
Microsoft is moving its botnet protection group to the cloud to provide near real-time information about known malware infections starting to surface.

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Hackers exploit Ruby on Rails vulnerability to compromise servers, create botnet

Hackers exploit Ruby on Rails vulnerability to compromise servers, create botnet | Botnets | Scoop.it
Hackers are actively exploiting a critical vulnerability in the Ruby on
Rails Web application development framework in order to compromise Web
servers and create a botnet.
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CAPTCHA Solving Botnet, How Hackers Can Use Their Victims for More Than Just Computing Power | The Hacker Blog

CAPTCHA Solving Botnet, How Hackers Can Use Their Victims for More Than Just Computing Power | The Hacker Blog | Botnets | Scoop.it
Solving CAPTCHAs via botnets and how it's profitable for hackers to do so.
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Keeping Up With the Andromeda Botnet | Security Intelligence Blog | Trend Micro

Keeping Up With the Andromeda Botnet | Security Intelligence Blog | Trend Micro | Botnets | Scoop.it
Don't rule out Andromeda yet, as the botnet spurting GAMARUE variants is not out of the picture.
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Android botnet abuses people's phones for SMS spam

Android botnet abuses people's phones for SMS spam | Botnets | Scoop.it
Security vendor Cloudmark says it is the first time they've detected a botnet that abuses other people's phones to send spam

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Microsoft Enlists Azure Cloud Computing Platform to Combat Botnets - The VAR Guy

Microsoft Enlists Azure Cloud Computing Platform to Combat Botnets - The VAR Guy | Botnets | Scoop.it
The VAR Guy Microsoft Enlists Azure Cloud Computing Platform to Combat Botnets The VAR Guy Microsoft (MSFT) has brought the considerable weight of its Windows Azure cloud computing platform into its fight against botnet malware intrusions with a...
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Cross-Post: Microsoft Takes Botnet Threat Intelligence Program to the Cloud; Provides Near Real-Time Data - Windows Azure - Site Home - MSDN Blogs

Cross-Post: Microsoft Takes Botnet Threat Intelligence Program to the Cloud; Provides Near Real-Time Data - Windows Azure - Site Home - MSDN Blogs | Botnets | Scoop.it
Cross-Post: Microsoft Takes Botnet Threat Intelligence Program to the #Cloud; Provides Near Real-Time Data http://t.co/89FZHZvlpu
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P2P botnets much larger than they seemed - The H

P2P botnets much larger than they seemed - The H | Botnets | Scoop.it
P2P botnets much larger than they seemed The H The large-scale botnets ZeroAccess and Sality apparently control more than one million infected computers using peer-to-peer communication; the well-known online banking trojan Zeus has just about...
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Computerworld Singapore - Hackers exploit Ruby on Rails vulnerability to compromise servers, create botnet

Computerworld Singapore - Hackers exploit Ruby on Rails vulnerability to compromise servers, create botnet | Botnets | Scoop.it

Computerworld Singapore covers a wide range of technology topics, including software, security, operating systems, mobile, storage, servers and data centers, and technology companies such as Microsoft, Google and Apple.

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Botnet simulated humans to siphon millions in click-fraud scam

Botnet simulated humans to siphon millions in click-fraud scam | Botnets | Scoop.it
The sophisticated botnet, dubbed Chameleon, used Flash and Javascript to make site visits appear to be those of a human (Botnet simulated humans to siphon millions in click-fraud scam http://t.co/ceuvc2AdYo)...
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Critical Ruby on Rails bug exploited in wild, hacked servers join botnet - Ars Technica

Critical Ruby on Rails bug exploited in wild, hacked servers join botnet - Ars Technica | Botnets | Scoop.it
Critical Ruby on Rails bug exploited in wild, hacked servers join botnet Ars Technica Criminals' success in exploiting the bug to make vulnerable machines join a botnet suggests that many server administrators still haven't installed the critical...
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Hackers exploit Ruby on Rails vulnerability to compromise servers, create botnet

Hackers exploit Ruby on Rails vulnerability to compromise servers, create botnet | Botnets | Scoop.it
The targeted vulnerability was patched in January, but many servers haven't been updated yet (Hackers Exploit Ruby on Rails Vulnerability to Compromise Servers, Create Botnet; http://t.co/Z80p5qV4hf)...
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Pinging the Whole Internet Reveals Unsecured Backdoors That Could Tempt Hackers and Cyber Criminals | MIT Technology Review

Pinging the Whole Internet Reveals Unsecured Backdoors That Could Tempt Hackers and Cyber Criminals | MIT Technology Review | Botnets | Scoop.it
A home science experiment that probed billions of Internet devices reveals that thousands of industrial and business systems offer remote access to anyone.
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ESEA Botnet BitCoin Mining Scam MUST SEE

ESEA, the largest gaming league in NA, recently has been using their client software as a Botnet to take control of their paying subscribers' computers to mi...
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Botnet Control Servers Span the Globe - Is Your country in there!?

Botnet Control Servers Span the Globe - Is Your country in there!? | Botnets | Scoop.it

McAfee Labs has long monitored botnet activities and their control servers as they plague the Internet.  With millions of McAfee endpoints and network security appliances sending information to McAfee Global Threat Intelligence (GTI) in the cloud, coupled with a vast collection of malicious binary and proactive research, McAfee Labs has a clear view of botnet threats around the world.

 


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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 23, 2013 8:06 PM

One sees every time the same countries on TOP of the BAD lists of Cyber-Security!!!

 

===> These countries SHOULD start to Teach the basics of Cyber-Security in Education to make sure that people from other countries will not get touched by malware as Internet doesn't have any borders!!! <===

 

Check ALSO:

 

TOP 20 countries with Malware Resources:

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=TOP+20+countries+whit+malware+resources

 

 

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2012/05/28/not-only-rights-but-also-responsibility/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2013/01/15/safer-internet-day-2013-sid2013-participation/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/category/get-smart-with-5-minutes-tutorials/

 

https://gustmeesen.wordpress.com/2012/02/13/why-ict-security-why-the-need-to-secure-a-computer/

 

https://gustmeesen.wordpress.com/2012/03/16/beginners-it-security-guide/

 

https://gustmeesfr.wordpress.com/