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Hackers found controlling malware and botnets from the cloud

2014/06/26

NetworkWorld - (International) Researchers at Trend Micro released a blog post detailing the company's findings regarding botnets and malware being hosted and controlled through cloud servers. The researchers reported that they observed a malicious command and control server hosted on DropBox in order to disguise its traffic as legitimate corporate traffic, among other findings.

Source: http://www.networkworld.com/article/2369887/cloud-security/hackers-found-controlling-malware-and-botnets-from-the-cloud.html

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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