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Microsoft Sues To Seize Domains Responsible For Millions Of Infections
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Charlie Babcock
Charlie Babcock,
User Rank: Ninja
7/1/2014 | 3:56:57 PM
When suing is a public service
This may be necessary for Microsoft's business, I don't know, but I'm viewing it as a public service move.
amueller651
amueller651,
User Rank: Apprentice
7/2/2014 | 10:15:53 AM
Re: When suing is a public service
As a user of No-IP that is a paying and legit customer and is STILL down. This is just wrong. They took millions of ip's down to close about 2000 bad accounts. This is like shooting everyone to kill one guilty person
Kelly Jackson Higgins
Kelly Jackson Higgins,
User Rank: Strategist
7/2/2014 | 10:57:30 AM
Re: When suing is a public service
@amueller651 What are you doing in the meantime? Is this hurting business for you?
amueller651
amueller651,
User Rank: Apprentice
7/2/2014 | 11:24:22 AM
Re: When suing is a public service
I am creating new DDNS names, there is a whole lot more than just changing a name though. Every client that logs into that server must be setup too with the new info. This will take days at least, clients do not care how it works they just want to click and be there
Dan Euritt
Dan Euritt,
User Rank: Apprentice
7/2/2014 | 2:01:34 PM
Re: When suing is a public service
Well done, Microsoft!
Sara Peters
Sara Peters,
User Rank: Author
7/2/2014 | 3:54:50 PM
Re: When suing is a public service
@amueller651  I'm working on a follow-up story and would love to hear more about how you're managing. If you're willing to talk more, drop me a line at sara.peters AT ubm.com.
McDaveX
McDaveX,
User Rank: Strategist
7/3/2014 | 4:45:56 AM
From what I hear....
trojans like zeus use a DGA in the org, net and com domains.
Perhaps MS should seize those as well, and let only the "good" traffic though?


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