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Botnet

Known as: C&C server, Bot net, Command and control server 
A botnet is a number of Internet-connected computers communicating with other similar machines in which components located on networked computers… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The rapidly growing presence of Internet of Things (IoT) devices is becoming a continuously alluring playground for malicious… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Malicious botnets have become a common threat and pervade large parts of the Internet today. Existing surveys and taxonomies… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Building the Internet of Things requires deploying a huge number of objects with full or limited connectivity to the Internet… Expand
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
The Mirai botnet, composed primarily of embedded and IoT devices, took the Internet by storm in late 2016 when it overwhelmed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
A “botnet” consists of a network of compromised computers controlled by an attacker (“botmaster”). Recently, botnets have become… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Botnets, networks of malware-infected machines that are controlled by an adversary, are the root cause of a large number of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Botnets are now recognized as one of the most serious security threats. In contrast to previous malware, botnets have the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Malicious botnets are networks of compromised computers that are controlled remotely to perform large-scale distributed denial-of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The academic community has long acknowledged the existence of malicious botnets, however to date, very little is known about the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Time zones play an important and unexplored role in malware epidemics. To understand how time and location affect malware spread… Expand
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