[Dshield] How representative?

Johannes Ullrich jullrich at euclidian.com
Mon Mar 24 23:46:41 GMT 2003


> But personally I don't consider Home PC's real targets. (Unless used as
> Zombies...)

And looking for zombies is probably the #1 hacking activity. In general,
to use them either as DDOS agents or warez repositories. This is also
one of the reasons why you see more scanning as a DSL/cable user vs. just
a regular dialup user, as DSL/Cable PCs are more valuable and usefull as
zombies.


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