Tag Archives: bots

A Big Concern: The Botnets of Things (Schneier on Security)

Botnets have existed for at least a decade. As early as 2000, hackers were breaking into computers over the Internet and controlling them en masse from centralized systems. Among o... More

Verizon Digital Media Services, Distil Networks Partner to Provide Bot Detection, Mitigation Solutions (CDSA)

Distil Networks, Inc., the global leader in bot detection and mitigation, and Verizon Digital Media Services, the next-generation digital media platform, today announce a partners... More

Report: Potential $5M in Ad Fraud Daily from ‘Methbot’ (Krebs on Security)

New research suggests that an elaborate cybercrime ring is responsible for stealing between $3 million and $5 million worth of revenue from online publishers and video advertising ... More