Baddest botnets of 2012

According to security firm Kindsight, these are the Top Ten Worst Botnets this year.

Page 10 of 11

TDL-4 (TDSS or Alureon)

badbotnetsimg10.jpg

TDL-4, also known as TDSS or Alureon, is a sophisticated botnet that made major headlines this September. Once installed, it removes competing malware, hides itself from detection and installs a master boot record. A new variant of TDL-4 has infected approximately 250,000 unique victims and can generate “disposable” C&C domain names, making it especially difficult to track.

Related:
| 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Page 10
ITWorld DealPost: The best in tech deals and discounts.
Shop Tech Products at Amazon