Black market machine trading has gone beyond the sale of servers and now includes PCs located on corporate networks or that contain sensitive data.
The xDedic market has resurfaced, this time on a Tor network domain and with the inclusion of a new enrollment fee.
New data shared with Kaspersky Lab could enlarge the scope of the xDedic marketplace of hacked servers.
Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook discuss the news of the week, including a password issue at Github, the xDedic marketplace, and another Flash zero day.
The xDedic market provides hackers with an affordable place to buy access to hacked servers in order to quickly mount better attacks.
Kaspersky Lab uncovers the xDedic marketplace, a trading forum selling access to hacked servers.