Large-Scale Analysis of DNS Query Logs Reveals Botnets in the Cloud

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3/27/2017 4:09:44 PM

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The arms race between data security professionals and cybercriminals continues at a rapid pace. More than ever, attackers exploit compute resources for malicious purposes by deploying malware, known as "bots", in virtual machines running in the cloud. Even a conservative estimate reveals that, at least, 1 in every 10,000 machines are part of some known Botnet.