Security Wire Weekly » botnetsThe cybersecurity industry’s premier podcasts featuring the latest information security news, interviews and information.2013-05-16T17:33:41Zhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/security-wire-weekly/feed/atom/http://media.techtarget.com/digitalguide/images/podcast/sSec_sww.jpg2005-2012Robert Westervelthttp://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/security-wire-weekly/?p=10422012-07-18T12:31:25Z2012-07-05T13:22:03ZFlame was designed as a monolithic framework to enable people to carry out attacks without having deep knowledge of software coding or the way malware works, said Joe Stewart, director of malware research at Dell Secureworks.
]]>0Jessica Scarpatihttp://searchcloudprovider.techtarget.comhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/security-wire-weekly/hunting-botnets-with-better-detection/2011-07-19T18:13:49Z2011-07-19T18:13:49ZDamballa botnet researcher Manos Antonakakis talks about the latest botnets and how new technology being developed can aid in their detection, tracking and elimination.
]]>0Jessica Scarpatihttp://searchcloudprovider.techtarget.comhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/security-wire-weekly/joe-stewart-botnets-are-hard-to-bring-down/2010-09-02T15:56:48Z2010-09-02T15:56:48ZBotnet and malware expert Joe Stewart explains why it is difficult for security teams to take down botnets. Stewart, director of malware research at SecureWorks talks about the data that can be gleaned from command and control servers and what ISPs are doing to defend against zombie computers.
]]>0Jessica Scarpatihttp://searchcloudprovider.techtarget.comhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/security-wire-weekly/?p=6972010-03-12T15:09:56Z2010-03-04T17:51:28ZScott Charney, Microsoft’s vice president for Trustworthy Computing discusses the software giant’s latest legal action to take down the Waledac botnet.
]]>0Jessica Scarpatihttp://searchcloudprovider.techtarget.comhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/security-wire-weekly/conficker-worm-sill-infects-millions/2009-12-17T19:59:33Z2009-12-17T19:57:02ZSecurity expert Mikko Hypponen of F-Secure talks about the latest on the Conficker worm. The Shadowserver Foundation finds up to 7 million machines still infected worldwide. Also, Mozilla Firefox, Opera and Apple Safari make a list of risky applications. Tom Murphy of Bit9 explains why.
]]>0Jessica Scarpatihttp://searchcloudprovider.techtarget.comhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/security-wire-weekly/nuke-and-pave-to-eradicate-botnets/2009-10-14T20:55:00Z2009-10-14T20:55:00ZSecurity researcher Gunter Ollmann of Damballa discusses the scourge of dangerous enterprise botnets and why the only method to eradicate them is by a method he calls “nuke and pave.”
]]>0Jessica Scarpatihttp://searchcloudprovider.techtarget.comhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/security-wire-weekly/botnet-threats-and-countermeasures/2009-05-13T18:25:26Z2009-05-13T18:25:26ZAT&T Labs’ Brian Rexroad shares how the telecommunications giant detects and defends its network against botnets. Rexroad talks about the most prevalent botnets being monitored, including Conficker, how privacy concerns strain detection and eradication efforts and explains how future technologies could be used to battle the cybercriminals behind the threat. Rexroad is principal architect at AT&T Labs.