Botnet Detection: Defending Against the Zombie Army

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The modern botnet, also referred to as a zombie army, is a collection of compromised workstations and servers distributed over the public Internet, which jointly serve the agenda of a malicious or criminal entity. Attackers use botnets for a range of nefarious tasks including distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, spam-marketing, collecting sensitive credit card/financial data and more.

In this white paper, you’ll learn:

  • How botnets operate
  • How to detect signs and symptoms of botnet infiltration
  • Advantages of host and network botnet detection
  • Differences between static and behavioral botnet detection
  • Tactics for detecting communications with command and control servers

Download your copy today to learn tactics for effective botnet detection.