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​US male arrested for string of DDoS attacks against Australia, North...

The two-and-a-half year cross-border investigation has ended with the arrest of an Iranian-born male in the United States.

Senator blasts FCC for refusing to provide DDoS analysis

FCC is either too secretive or is unprepared for future attacks, senator says.

That massive DDoS attack on FCC was so powerful, the watchdog...

Did someone DoS their pens, too? US broadband watchdog the FCC has declined to spare any more details on the cyber-assault that supposedly downed its website after it announcing its intent to kill net neutrality.…

So, FCC, how about that massive DDoS? Hello? Hello…? You still...

Like trying to get blood out of a stone Updated  America's broadband watchdog, the FCC, has declined to share any more details on the cyber-assault that apparently downed its website shortly after it announced its intent to kill net neutrality.…

FCC has no documentation of DDoS attack that hit net neutrality...

Records request denied because FCC made no "written documentation" of attack.

A King’s Ransom It is Not

The first half of 2017 began with two intriguing ransomware events, both partly enabled by wormable exploit technology dumped by a group calling themselves “The ShadowBrokersrdquo;.

These WannaCry and ExPetr ransomware events are the biggest in the sense that they spread the quickest and most effectively of known ransomware to date.

The Hunt for Networks Building Death Star-Sized Botnets

Internet of Things devices are more critically vulnerable to compromise in DDos attacks than ever before. Here's how to defend against them.

The Magala Trojan Clicker: A Hidden Advertising Threat

Magala falls into the category of Trojan Clickers that imitate a user click on a particular webpage, thus boosting advertisement click counts.
Itrsquo;s worth pointing out that Magala doesnrsquo;t actually affect the user, other than consuming some of the infected computerrsquo;s resources.

The main victims are those paying for the advertising.

Kaspersky under scrutiny after Bloomberg story claims close links to FSB

CEO: “This story is BS brewed on political agenda.”

Neutrino modification for POS-terminals

From time to time authors of effective and long-lived Trojans and viruses create new modifications and forks of them, like any other software authors. One of the brightest examples amongst them is Zeus, which continues to spawn new modifications of itself each year.

Honeypots and the Internet of Things

According to Gartner, there are currently over 6 billion IoT devices on the planet. Such a huge number of potentially vulnerable gadgets could not possibly go unnoticed by cybercriminals. As of May 2017, Kaspersky Lab’s collections included several thousand different malware samples for IoT devices, about half of which were detected in 2017.

US Warns of North Korea’s Not-So-Secret ‘Hidden Cobra’ DDoS Botnet

Reclusive government behind DDoS infrastructure is targeting organizations around the world US-CERT says.