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Underground software suffers from copy and paste


April 2, 2013 By
The Vigilant Application Owner

Buggy DIY botnet tool leaks in black market. A new botnet generation tool being sold for $10,000 was observed by a researcher on underground markets. However, the tool was considered buggy by users discussing it since it uses copied source code from other tools. Source: http://www.scmagazine.com/buggy-diy-botnet-tool-leaks-in-blackmarket/article/286722/

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Do you know if you have been hacked?


By
The Vigilant Application Owner

It takes a company 243 days to discover a sophisticated attack, study shows. A report by Mandiant focusing on advanced persistent threats (APTs) outlined several findings, including that there are on average 243 days between an attacker gaining access and when the attack is uncovered. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/It-Takes-a-Company-243-Days-toDiscover-a-Sophisticated-Attack-Study-Shows-337342.shtml

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