2011 DDoS Botnet Landscape

2011-09-09T11:54:15
ID THREATPOST:DA8620B85ABAC8963E4A07EE242377FB
Type threatpost
Reporter Dennis Fisher
Modified 2013-04-17T16:33:49

Description

Botnets have been a problem for more than a decade now, but in recent years they’ve become a serious security threat, delivering exploit kits, malware and mass Web site injections. In this video, Jose Nazario of Arbor Networks discusses the current botnet landscape and the adoption of new modular functionality in some bot families.