Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Saturday April 11, 2015

Police Operation Disrupts Beebone Botnet Used for Malware Distribution

Earlier this week, a collaboration of law enforcement and private agencies busted up a botnet operation in Europe responsible for distribution of the Beebone malware, infecting at least 12K computers.

The Beebone malware, also known as Changeup, is a polymorphic worm that has been around since 2009. It’s particularly dangerous because it’s used as a malware distribution platform.