Archive for the ‘Search engine’ Category

Malware Hunter — Shodan’s new tool to find Malware C&C Servers

May 2nd, 2017

Rapidly growing, insecure internet-connected devices are becoming albatross around the necks of individuals and organizations with malware authors routinely hacking them to form botnets that can be further used as weapons in DDoS and other cyber attacks.

But now finding malicious servers, hosted by attackers, that control botnet of infected machines gets a bit easier. Thanks to Shodan and

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Hacker-Friendly Search Engine that Lists Every Internet-Connected Device

December 11th, 2015

Meet an all-new Hacker’s Search Engine similar to Shodan – Censys.
At the end of last month, security researchers from SEC Consult found that the lazy manufacturers of home routers and Internet of Things (IoT) devices have been re-using the same set of hard-coded cryptographic keys, leaving around 3 millions of IoT devices open to mass hijacking.
But how did the researchers get this number?

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US Government builds “Memex Deep Web Search Engine” to Track Criminals

February 10th, 2015

A year ago, the U.S. government’s Defense Advance Research Projects Agency (DARPA) announced a project to create a powerful new search engine that could find things on the deep web that isn’t indexed by Google and other commercial search engines.
The project, dubbed Memex Deep Web Search Engine , is well underway, and for the first time on Sunday night, we got an early look at Memex search engine

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