Latest News on Botnets
Showing of 0 - 10 from 11 results
Botnets - Total results - 11
May 05, 2018
Botnet advertising adult dating scam sites is now back on Twitter after evading security measuresThe new bots show many similarities to the previously discovered botnet like similar pictures, same URL shortening services, similar usage of the English language.
Feb 15, 2018
CERT-In has developed a free bot removal tool in collaboration with QuickHeal, starts sending out awareness SMSThe SMS includes a link to the Botnet Cleaning and Malware Analysis Centre where one can get information about bots and how to remove them
Jul 18, 2017
Twitter takes down 90,000 fake accounts offering online sexDigital security company alerted Twitter about a massive botnet campaign promising online sex to its users.
Sep 03, 2015
Ransomware jumps 127%, IoT malware on rise too: McAfeeCloud adoption has changed the nature of some attacks, as devices are attacked not for the small amount of data that they store, but as a path to where the important data resides.
Jan 13, 2015
To fight hackers, Obama wants companies to share threatsU.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday will announce a renewed push for cybersecurity legislation after recent headline-grabbing hacks against companies like Sony Pictures and Home Depot.
Feb 28, 2013
Cyber Security Firm Says Freed Thousands Of Enslaved PCs In DemoA computer security firm freed tens of thousands of infected PCs from a "botnet" that forced enslaved machines to send out spam pharmaceutical ads during a cyber crime-fighting demonstration.
Sep 02, 2010
Fortinet Report Shows Return of Ransomware and Rise of 'Do-it-Yourself' BotnetsTotalSecurity adopts polymorphic server technique to boost reach.
Dec 30, 2009
McAfee Unveiled Threat Predictions For 2010Social networks will be the platform of choice for emerging threats.
Jul 30, 2009
McAfee Q2 Threats Report Reveals Spam, Botnets At All Time HighThe rate of detection of Auto-Run malware surpasses even that of the infamous Conficker worm by 400 percent, making Auto-Run the number one piece of malware detected around the world.
Apr 24, 2009
'Indian Enterprises Should Adopt Ingress, Egress Filtering'As per the report, 65 percent of worms and viruses in Indian enterprises are propagated through the File Sharing/ Executables mechanism.