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Cyber attacks a growing problem for Canadian universities | Toronto Star

Cyber attacks a growing problem for Canadian universities  | Toronto Star | Botnets | Scoop.it
Schools face a barrage of hacking attempts aimed in part at sensitive research (Cyber attacks a growing problem for Canadian universities http://t.co/bgtHqhXcL1 #toronto #GTA)...
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Survey Shows Majority of Tech Executives Planning for Cyber Security Attacks

Survey Shows Majority of Tech Executives Planning for Cyber Security Attacks | Botnets | Scoop.it
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Silicon Valley Bank , financial partner to the innovation sector, found the majority of technology and healthcare companies view cyber security as a ...
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FBI Arrests Alleged Head of Mega-D Botnet Operation

FBI Arrests Alleged Head of Mega-D Botnet Operation | Botnets | Scoop.it
The FBI has arrested the man that they allege is behind the notorious Mega-D botnet, which at one point accounted for nearly a third of all of the spam on the Internet. The arrest came to light thi...
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Global Botnet Threat Map - Botnet Network Security Activity - Trend Micro USA

Trend Micro’s Global Botnet Threat Activity Map continuously monitors botnet network activities to identify command-and-control (C&C) servers and help increase protection against botnet attacks.
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DeepSec 2013 Talk: Europe In The Carna Botnet – Telnet’s Threat To The Largest Economy –

DeepSec 2013 Talk: Europe In The Carna Botnet – Telnet's Threat To The Largest Economy: ... http://t.co/Yyk1yzMvhh
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Android Trojan appears to launch off earlier botnet

Android Trojan appears to launch off earlier botnet | Botnets | Scoop.it
John E.Dunn - The Obad.a Android Trojan first analyzed by Kaspersky Lab in June has turned out to have an innovative and predatory capability to piggyback on botnets controlled by third-party crimina (Android Trojan appears to launch off earlier botnet...
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Security Flaw Shows Tor Anonymity Network Dominated by Botnet Command and Control Traffic - MIT Technology Review

Security Flaw Shows Tor Anonymity Network Dominated by Botnet Command and Control Traffic - MIT Technology Review | Botnets | Scoop.it
Who's got estimates of the actual human share on TOR in January 2013 and prior? 11 of top 20 sites were C&C. http://t.co/QhqeNoRPMx
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Vigilantes at Microsoft and Symantec 'hijack' hundreds of thousands of PCs for good

Vigilantes at Microsoft and Symantec 'hijack' hundreds of thousands of PCs for good | Botnets | Scoop.it
Microsoft and Symantec shut down servers at two data centers today, pulling a botnet that could be up to 900,000 infected computers strong offline.
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Android malware being spread via botnets controlled by criminals: Security ... - Daily News & Analysis

Android malware being spread via botnets controlled by criminals: Security ... - Daily News & Analysis | Botnets | Scoop.it
Cloud security is one of most important issues that has attracted a lot of research and development effort in past few years. Particularly, attackers can explore vulnerabilities of a cloud system and compromise virtual machines ...

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Hidden Lynx: Chinese Hackers Hit Bit9 And Hundreds More

Hidden Lynx: Chinese Hackers Hit Bit9 And Hundreds More | Botnets | Scoop.it
The crew that hit Bit9 earlier this year was a major hacking group based in China, which has caused havoc across the world, Symantec says

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For a unified cyber and telecom security policy - Economic Times

For a unified cyber and telecom security policy - Economic Times | Botnets | Scoop.it
Economic Times For a unified cyber and telecom security policy Economic Times Telecommunications and IT are extensively employed for computerised control and supervision of sectors like power, nuclear energy, gas pipelines, etc, which are generally...
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#edu #edtech Cyber Attacks on School Networks Increasing - A recent "denial-of-service" attack on Kentucky's state... http://t.co/ZFaN78ZX0t
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KVM kit that exposed Barclays vulnerability - Channel 4 News (blog)

KVM kit that exposed Barclays vulnerability - Channel 4 News (blog) | Botnets | Scoop.it
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KVM kit that exposed Barclays vulnerability
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KVM kit that exposed Barclays vulnerability.
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Battling a Common Cyber-Enemy

Battling a Common Cyber-Enemy | Botnets | Scoop.it
Although the U.S.and Chinese governments blame one another for cybermischief, they should collaborate to battle common cyberthreats, says Christopher Painter, the (Battling a Common Cyber-Enemy - BankInfoSecurity http://t.co/MxJHlQFq8S)...
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Mac Botnet Has Infected Over Half a Million Computers

Mac Botnet Has Infected Over Half a Million Computers | Botnets | Scoop.it
For some, one of the reasons to get a Macintosh computer was that there were few nasty viruses or other malicious junk floating around that could affect your machine.
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How The Massive Tor Botnet 'Failed' -- Dark Reading

How The Massive Tor Botnet 'Failed' -- Dark Reading | Botnets | Scoop.it

The Tor-based 'LazyAlienBiker' -- a.k.a. Mevade -- botnet's attempt to evade detection using the anonymous Tor network ultimately exposed it..


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Android App Developer: The Russians found the biggest Android-botnet - Russian Newspaper

http://t.co/0JlciEFiVi The Russians found the biggest Android-botnet - Russian Newspaper http://t.co/67HmgVhalf
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Sysflash - Complicated Android Trojan Spreads Through... | Facebook

Complicated Android Trojan Spreads Through Mobile Botnet

Researchers say a sophisticated piece of Google Android malware is being blasted out via a...
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Botnet Attack on Wordpress | Better Wordpress Security Plugin

Botnet Attack on Wordpress | Better Wordpress Security Plugin | Botnets | Scoop.it
There is a highly distributed global 'botnet' attack on Wordpress websites at every web hosting provider. These attacks are happening at a global level. (Secure Against Attack on WordPress and other CMS Sites Now!
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WRRJ botnet attack alert - WRRJ Radio

Dear listeners, We've recently noticed yet another Botnet attack on our station. A botnet attack is essentially multiple attempts to log in to the admin account (which doesn't exist) from different IP addresses.
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Virus Bulletin : Blog - Updated botnet likely cause of surge in Tor traffic

Virus Bulletin : Blog - Updated botnet likely cause of surge in Tor traffic | Botnets | Scoop.it
New Tor version should help the network deal with increased traffic.
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YAJ0: Yet Another Java Zero-Day

YAJ0: Yet Another Java Zero-Day | Botnets | Scoop.it
Through our Malware Protection Cloud (MPC), we detected a brand new Java zero-day vulnerability that was used to attack multiple customers.
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INSS Global Cyber Review – September 15th - i-HLS

INSS Global Cyber Review – September 15th - i-HLS | Botnets | Scoop.it
Israel Israel: Anonymous planned new cyber-attacks on Israel web sites AnonGhost, an affiliate group of the Anonymous hacker organization, was threatening - i-HLS

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Banks Plan National Cyber-Attack Drill - BankInfoSecurity.com

Banks Plan National Cyber-Attack Drill - BankInfoSecurity.com | Botnets | Scoop.it
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Banks Plan National Cyber-Attack Drill
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More than 1,000 banks will test their incident response strategies by participating in a simulated cyber-attack exercise.
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Microsoft releases emergency fix for Internet Explorer zero-day vulnerability - Capital Technologies

Microsoft releases emergency fix for Internet Explorer zero-day vulnerability - Capital Technologies | Botnets | Scoop.it
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Microsoft releases emergency fix for Internet Explorer zero-day vulnerability
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Microsoft has released a temporary emergency fix for Internet Explorer (IE) earlier on Tuesday.
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