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Recent Bank Cyber Attacks Originated From Hacked Data Centers, Not Large Botnet

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October 5, 2012
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“New details have emerged about the attack toolkit that was used to launch the distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against a number of US-based financial institutions late last month.

The majority of the banking attack traffic does not appear to have been generated by client bots, but rather from compromised servers in data centers, Carl Herberger, vice-president of security solutions at Radware, told SecurityWeek on Thursday.”

Source: Recent Bank Cyber Attacks Originated From Hacked Data Centers, Not Large Botnet | SecurityWeek.Com

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