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Mobile bad bots running across most top mobile operators

2014/04/24

Help Net Security - (International) Distil Networks released a report on harmful bot traffic and found that harmful bots increased their share of Web traffic in 2013 from 12.25 percent of traffic to 23.6 percent. The report also found that the financial services industry had more organizations contributing a high percentage of harmful bot traffic than other industries, and that mobile harmful bots are running across nine of the world's top ten mobile operators, among other findings.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=16732

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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