Hackers give themselves away with malicious searches

时间:2018-01-24 08:01:04166网络整理admin

A NOVEL search-engine tool could disarm would-be hackers by using their own queries against them. When hackers learn about a new method of attacking websites, they search the web for code sequences that reveal which sites are vulnerable. John John at the University of Washington in Seattle and colleagues have developed SearchAudit, a system that identifies who has searched for such sequences and finds what else they’ve looked for. Set loose on three months’ worth of Microsoft Bing’s search logs with 500 known malicious terms,