Author Archives: Christian Dietz

Language Agnostic Botnet Detection Based on ESOM and DNS

Botnets enable various cyber-criminal activities, like DDoS, banking fraud, data theft and extortion. Current botnet detection approaches face many challenges, for example, peer-to-peer infrastructures and domain fast-flux or encrypt the command and control information, in order to prevent signature based detection. In the recent years an increasing number of approaches