Botnet History Illustrated by BlackEnergy 2
Authors: Maria Garnaeva and Sergey Lozhkin
The report touches upon botnet history exemplified by BlackEnergy 2. Its early life was marked by DDoS module downloading. Then separate modules with other functionality were detected. However, the situation has turned upside down recently: the specialists at Kaspersky Lab have detected downloading of modules designed for up-to-date routers. The speakers will explain who, how and why infect such routers.
Maria Garnaeva and Sergey Lozhkin are antivirus experts at Kaspersky Lab.