Thursday, December 18, 2014

Command and Control Servers (C&C)

A term used by sercurity specialists to make them appear that they know what they are talking about.

Mentioned in the interview on the BBC about the Sony Hack and the pulling of The Interview from US cinemas Dec 2014.

C&C servers are more associated with Botnets and DDoS attacks than the hacking of a companies email servers and the extraction of intellectual property from a corporation or film company.

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