Month: February 2009

The Conficker Cabal Announced

Today Microsoft announced a broad industry alliance to combat Conficker, the savage Windows worm taking advantage of MS08-67. The Conficker group isn’t going to be formed, it’s been happening for a while now. This is just the public announcement (and also of a quarter million […]

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Kyrgyzstan DDoS Attacks

It appears that the former Soviet republic of Kyrgyzstan is being DDoSed, reportedly by Russian hackers. Details have been very scarce, to be honest, aside from targets include “ and” and dates, starting on January 18, 2009. Here’s a brief rundown of major, primary […]

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