Latest Botnets Stories
Computer security firm Symantec disabled one of the world’s largest networks of infected computers - about 500,000 hijacked computers were taken out of the ZeroAccess botnet army.
A security research expert has discovered a host of data leaks within three large US databanks, with birthdays and social security numbers being hacked by a powerful botnet and published elsewhere online.
A virus that originally surfaced over five years ago to swipe credit card numbers and banking information has reportedly been modified in order to pursue a more lucrative target – social media likes and followers.
A new variation of the notorious Zeus “bank robbing virus” has hit Facebook.
Microsoft’s Digital Crimes Unit (MDCU) has again teamed up with the FBI to take down another large botnet which was responsible for stealing more than $500 million from infected users.
An old virus is gaining some new life on Facebook, infecting users on PCs and even Android and BlackBerry mobile operating systems.
Largest cyberattack ever recorded slows down entire Internet.
Session Will Address How Companies Can Combat Cybercriminals at the Points of Login, New Account Origination, and Wire Transfers. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) May 10,
Research isn’t always pretty. Sometimes some crude methods must be employed to find the real truth of the matter. For instance, a group of unnamed and informal researchers recently created a botnet to scour the web and look for unsecured devices.
- A woman chauffeur.
- A woman who operates an automobile.