nz: Victoria Uni tech leads internet attack study
Posted in: Domain Names at 28/08/2007 08:14
The international Honeynet Project has used honeypot technology developed at Victoria University to track web-based security attacks.
Even seemingly safe web addresses are rife with attack code aiming at vulnerable clients, according to the Honeynet Project study based on the technology. The authors say that methods such as blacklists can be surprisingly successful in stopping client-side attacks.