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Synonyms for zombie

a dead body that has been brought back to life by a supernatural force

(voodooism) a spirit or supernatural force that reanimates a dead body

a god of voodoo cults of African origin worshipped especially in West Indies

someone who acts or responds in a mechanical or apathetic way

several kinds of rum with fruit juice and usually apricot liqueur

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The global botnet detection market is segmented into various segments on the basis of deployment, organization size, application, detection techniques, and vertical.
The most important ingredient for effective protection from botnets is the organization's network firewall.
taking the lead when it comes to botnets is obvious: botnet ownership costs a
Based on the results of recent research, in the first half of 2018 the share of single-purpose malware distributed through botnets dropped significantly in comparison to the second half of 2017.
For example, many of the botnets traditionally responsible for DDoS attacks are being used to abuse stolen login credentials.
Botnet. The botmaster of a botnet may control infected systems through one or several C&C servers.
Other dimension can be used to study the methods of botnet detections[2, 25] is the classification based on detection algorithms.
During its peak last year, when the Mirai botnet -made up of almost half a million Internet-connected devices such as IP cameras and home routers - was expanding rapidly - attacks on IoT devices were taking place every two minutes.
With the global botnet growing by 6.7 million in 2016, new research reveals that the GCC made up nearly 11.4 per cent of the Middle East's total bot population.
27 (ANI): The Maharashtra Government on Friday issued a security advisory regarding the recent outbreak of 'Reaper' botnet across the globe.
BullGuard CEO Calls on the Security Industry and Device Manufacturers to Address the Growing Cyber Threat from Unprotected Smart Devices; Dojo by BullGuard Stops Reaper Botnet Dead
In a recent research on global spam by SophosLabs, it was found that the global volume of spam dropped by more than half just before Christmas and continued to stay at around the same level, believed to be due to the notorious Necurs botnet going quiet.
In October, a botnet made up of 100,000 compromised gadgets knocked an Internet infrastructure provider partially offline.
16 -- The last three days of RSA Conference 2017, was sprinkled with references by various experts to the Mirai Botnet and how it exploited weak security on a range of Internet of Things (IoT) devices.
The growth of the Internet of Things brings with it a risk of "unmanageable" botnet attacks, according to analyst company Juniper Research.