Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Nature is Bullet Proof: Dark Cloud

Wapack Labs is researching key components of the Dark Cloud network - including all associated malware to date.  “Dark Cloud” is an infrastructure that encompasses thousands of fast-flux proxy botnets in a ‘bullet proof’ hosting environment, renting thousands of botnets for use in criminal activity to underground users. Roughly 20% of the observed bots were actively leveraged by Dark Cloud. Sality file infector malware was by far the most commonly observed activity and represents a likely propagation mechanism for the botnet...READ MORE

Wapack Labs has cataloged and reported extensively on malware in the past. An archive of related reporting can be found in the Red Sky Alliance portal.