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Gameover ZeuS botnet pulls dripping stake from heart, staggers back from the UNDEAD

2014/07/14

The Register - (International) Sophos researchers reported that a new variant of the GameOver Zeus trojan is being used to re-establish a botnet 6 weeks after an international law enforcement effort disrupted the original botnet used for banking credential theft and the distribution of the CryptoLocker ransomware.

Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/07/14/gameover_zeus_botnet_back/

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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