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Researchers 'Spy' on Web Attackers

Written by Daniel
Thursday, 15 November 2007

Undercover' research finds banner ad/click-fraud, spam – and automated attacks – dominate

NOVEMBER 14, 2007 | 2:24 PM
By Kelly Jackson Higgins
Senior Editor, Dark Reading

Researchers with the Web Application Security Consortium (WASC) are hitting Web attackers and spammers where they live and hide out -- in open Web proxy servers. According to the latest findings by WASC, banner ad/click-fraud and spam ranked as the most common traffic visiting the organization's honeynet of decoy proxy servers for tracking real Web attacks.... Front Page
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