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CloudBot: A Free, Malwareless Alternative To Traditional Botnets

by Sara Peters, DarkReading

Researchers take advantage of cloud service providers’ free trials and lousy anti-automation controls to use cloud instances like bots.

LAS VEGAS — Black Hat USA — Thrifty attackers, are you tired of investing your dollars in a botnet that’s constantly being disrupted by new anti-virus signatures and bot downtime? 210 more words