10 Dec 2013

Russian-speaking group offers bulletproof hosting in Syria, Lebanon

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A Russian-speaking group is advertising “bulletproof” hosting for cybercriminals from data centers in Syria and Lebanon, an apparent effort to place new services in locales where Western law enforcement has little influence. The advertisement, for a service called “WebHost,” was found on a members-only forum called “Korovka.name,” according to IntelCrawler, a Los Angeles-based security startup that specializes in profiling the cybercriminal underworld and malicious networks. Since most ISPs (Internet service providers) diligently monitor their networks for malicious activity, some cybercriminals look for so-called bulletproof hosting, or network connectivity from entities that ignore law enforcement and security companies

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