Posts Tagged: Malicious Domains

DIY malicious domain name registering service spotted in the wild


Security researchers and security vendors are constantly profiling and blocking the malicious operations launched by organized crime groups on the Internet. In an attempt to increase the life cycle of their malicious campaigns, cybercriminals rely on a set of domains hosted on bulletproof servers. In addition to this tactic, they also rely on fast-fluxing, a technique where a domain’s IP automatically rotates on a specific time interval, with IPs from the botnet’s infected population — state of the art bulletproof hosting in a combination with cybercrime-friendly domain registrar. In order to make it even harder for the security community to disrupt their campaigns, cybercriminals also implement the […]

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