Security researchers uncovered a traffic distribution system (TDS) being advertised as a service in the dark web. Named “BlackTDS,” the TDS is used to deploy malware and redirect would-be victims to exploit kits.
Users of cryptocurrency exchange Binance began noticing irregular trading on the platform a few days ago. An investigation revealed an organized and large-scale scheme to transfer bitcoin to several malicious actors. Automatic alarms were triggered and Binance
There has been a sudden surge of memcached servers being abused for DDoS attacks. Proof-of-concept exploit codes have been published, but mitigation techniques and an update from the service provider are also available.