NASK terminates agreement with one of its partners
NASK effectively blocked operations of several tens of domains used to distribute malicious programs and spam. At the same time, the NASK research institute decided to terminate with an immediate effect the agreement with the company Domain Silver Inc. that was responsible for handling dangerous internet addresses. The performed actions are the next step for the institute on the path to guard internet users against online threats.
NASK shuts down dangerous Virut botnet domains
NASK has taken over multiple domains used for cybercrime activities, making their further usage for illegal purposes impossible. The domain names were used to spread and control dangerous malware known as “Virut” .