Home / Tag Archives: Bots

Tag Archives: Bots

Bots Targeting SSH Servers and Brute Forcing Entry

Bots Targeting SSH Servers and Brute Forcing Entry

Botnets have been growing and is very common, and SophosLabs has discovered a new family of denial-of-services (DoS) bots which are used in the distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. The Family, dubbed Chalubo, which has been used in the several attacks that is specially targeting internet-facing SSH servers on the Linux …

Read More »

Understanding DDoS And Botnets

Understanding DDoS Distributed denail-of-service (DDoS) Attacks have the same goals, but the implementation is much more complex and wields more power. Whereas a Dos attack relies on a single system or a very small number of systems to attack a victim, a DDoS attack scales this up by having several …

Read More »