Posts Tagged ‘Bot’

Not just a one-trick PonyDOS

Jeff Edwards

Reversing the crypto used by the PonyDOS attack bot This blog post is the third installment in our ongoing series of articles exploring the crypto systems commonly found in various DDoS malware families.  In previous articles we covered the reversing of the Armageddon and Khan DDoS bots; today we will cover a new malware family […]

DDoS Watch: Keeping an Eye on Aldi Bot

Curt Wilson

Background The intention of this entry is to profile some elements of the Aldi Bot in order to provide value for the security operations community and malware research community. Aldi Bot is a newer inexpensive DDoS bot that is growing in popularity. Recent data (September 30 2011) suggests that there are at least 50 distinct […]