botnets
3:20
Sep 3, 2018

Rise in multifunctional botnets

Botnet ownership is expensive, and to make a profit, criminals must be able to use each and every opportunity to get money out of malware, says Kaspersky Lab.

4:30
Nov 3, 2017

When bots go bad

Will SA be spared the impact of the next global cyber hurricane?

2:20
Oct 27, 2017

IOT offers benefit: but what about security?

The Internet of things has a poor reputation as far as security is?concerned, says Redstor.

4:10
Oct 23, 2017

Over 1m organisations infiltrated by new IOT botnet

A new cyber storm is brewing following the discovery of a new botnet infecting devices at a rapid pace.

3:30

Botnet attacks target US presidential nominees' sites

With Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump making last-ditch efforts to woo voters, attackers have targeted their campaign Web sites.

2:30

Botnets: the Web robots you want to avoid

Botnets have been responsible for some of the most costly security incidents experienced during the last 10 years.

1:00
Mar 30, 2012

Microsoft seizes Zeus botnet servers

The company plans to maintain the botnets in an effort to upset the operation.

1:20
Nov 9, 2011

PineApp takes war to botnets

The company has unveiled a solution that it says can block up to 99% of spam.

2:20
May 11, 2011

Botnet attacks get smarter

Around 55 000 different pieces of new malware are being created each day, and anti-virus alone is not enough, says McAfee.

18:50
Aug 5, 2009

The economics of botnets

Zombie networks have become a source of income for entire groups of cyber-criminals, says Kaspersky Lab.

2:30
Apr 22, 2009

Marshal8e6 reveals insight into botnets

Xarvester and Rustock spambots are capable of sending 25 000 messages per hour.

2:30
Jun 13, 2008

MP resigns to fight 'database state'

In today's technology roundup: Google-Yahoo strike deal, MP resigns to fight 'database state', hacker gets 41 months, and Nasa tests Mars robots.

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