DDoS perpetrators changed tactics in Q3 2013 to boost attack sizes and hide their identities, according to Prolexic.
Does the Internet of Things scare you? It probably should.
The ZeroAccess botnet is currently one of the largest one in existence, but its creators have recently received quite a blow when Symantec researchers managed to sinkhole nearly half a million of its bots.
Many security professionals have heard about Command & Control botnets, even more have been infected by them.
FireEye discovered a new mobile threat from a popular ad library that no other antivirus or security vendor has reported publicly before.