Alerts & Outbreaks [Apr, 11, 2015]

Joint international police operation targets Beebone botnet

Several government and private agencies target the Beebone botnet which has infected over 12,000 computers. Europol has claimed that they have successfully ‘sinkholed’ the botnet by registering, suspending or seizing all domain names with which the malware could communicate and traffic was then redirected.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Feb, 12, 2015]

Facebook launches new network ThreatExchange to share internet threats

Facebook teamed up with a few other internet companies to share information on internet security threats.