Submitting abuse reports to Microsoft might be a waste of time

About one and a half months ago I experienced a lot of botnet traffic originating from major cloud providers including Microsoft Azure. Against my better judgment I decided to see if reporting a few bad IP’s to the MS CERT team would make a difference.

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Drupal 7 sites are still getting hacked and infected with malware

‘Tis the season to be cracking.
In the webhosting business we’re used to seeing an increase in attacks during the holidays, as most people by then are busy with real life. If you’re a cracker though, this is your favorite time of the year.

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Is reporting malware just a waste of everybody’s time?

By working in the “web business” I do get my hands on a fair share of malware kits as attackers continuously try to infect any website available with their automated scripts.

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