A peek inside the PickPocket botnet

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A peek inside the PickPocket botnet
Botnet PickPocket
Malware
Botnet/malware group
Exploit kits
Services
Feature
Distribution vector
Target
Origin
Campaign
Operation/Working group
Vulnerability
CCProtocol
Date 2012 / 2012-01-06
Editor/Conference Webroot
Link http://www.webroot.com/blog/2012/01/06/a-peek-inside-the-pickpocket-botnet/ (Archive copy)
Author Dancho Danchev
Type Blogpost

Abstract

Malicious attackers quickly adapt to emerging trends, and therefore constantly produce new malicious releases. One of these recently released underground tools, is the PickPocket Botnet, a web-based command and control interface for controlling a botnet.

Bibtex

 @misc{Danchev2012BFR2103,
   editor = {Webroot},
   author = {Dancho Danchev},
   title = {A peek inside the PickPocket botnet},
   date = {06},
   month = Jan,
   year = {2012},
   howpublished = {\url{http://www.webroot.com/blog/2012/01/06/a-peek-inside-the-pickpocket-botnet/}},
 }