Several weeks ago, we launched our 2014 web host survey to take hosting providers' collective temperature about the ways in which abuse and operational security are costly for their companies and for the industry. Our response sample size is still fairly small, but our geographic range is not: we've heard from 33 hosting companies in 20 countries around the world.
Here's a taste of what we've learned so far:
News from our partner community was plentiful this past month.
One of our interests at StopBadware is how attacker incentives and target selection morph over time. New research from the Delft University of Technology examines Zeus financial malware targets and attack volume over a period of several years. One particularly interesting finding: