Wednesday March 05, 2014

Botnet Built Using Freely Available Cloud Services

It's astounding that no one has thought of this before now. eek!

Last week at the RSA Conference, a pair of researchers demonstrated how it was possible to legally create a botnet for free by abusing trial accounts made available by high-powered platform-as-a-service (PaaS) and infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) offerings.