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Iranian Cyber Army Moves Into Botnet Renting

October 26th, 2010 10:21 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

angry tapir writes “A group of malicious hackers who attacked Twitter and the Chinese search engine Baidu are also apparently running a for-rent botnet, according to new research from Seculert. The so-called Iranian Cyber Army also took credit last month for an attack on TechCrunch’s European website. In that incident, the group installed a page on TechCrunch’s site that redirected visitors to a server that bombarded their PCs with exploits in an attempt to install malicious software.”

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