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Botnet

Microsoft disrupts Zloader botnet

A US court has given Microsoft permission to disrupt the Zloader criminal botnet. The hardware and software company then took control of 65 domain names...

Ukraine hit by cyber attack: Ministry and banks sites offline

Two Ukrainian banks and the Ministry of Defense were hit by a cyberattack on Tuesday. The websites of the authorities were so overloaded that...

Synology warns against brute force attacks by botnet

Synology, a well-known manufacturer of Network Attached Storage (NAS) devices, is warning customers that malicious parties have recently been carrying out more and more brute force...

LemonDuck botnet becomes an increasingly dangerous cyber threat

Over the past two years, the LemonDuck cryptocurrency mining malware has evolved into a massive botnet, and its operators are now experimenting with new...

Operator of a proxy botnet that redirected malicious traffic pleads guilty

Estonian citizen Pavel Tsurkan pleaded guilty in an American court to the creation and management of a proxy botnet from hacked routers that redirected malicious traffic...