SQL Injections Hitting Thousands Of Sites
The dynamic capabilities of websites powered by back-end databases made thousands of them targets for injections of unsanitized code. A trio of domains have been found to host malicious exploits that people may hit while searching the Internet.
Damballa Responds To Kraken Criticisms
Security researchers at Damballa who discussed a big new botnet received lots of pushback from the security community. When Damballa's Paul Royal discussed the size and scope of Kraken, he said it exceeded the size of the Storm botnet.
Another Young Cyber Criminal Eludes Jail
Botnet runner Owen Walker, aka AKILL and other names, committed and profited from his role in a gang that infected over a million computers, but did so under the age of 18.