How Hackers Hid a Money-Mining Botnet ter the Clouds of Amazon and Others, WIRED

Share Hackers have long used malware to enslave armies of unwitting PCs, but security researchers Zeerob Ragan and Oscar Salazar had a different thought: Why steal computing resources from guiltless victims when there’s so much free processing power out there for the taking? At the Black Hat conference te Lasnaad Vegas next month Ragan and Salazar project to expose how…