Article – DDoS Attacks Strike Three Banks


But Brobot, the botnet used by al-Qassam Cyber Fighters, is still active; it targeted banking institutions as recently as last week, says John LaCour, CEO of cybersecurity and intelligence firm PhishLabs.

“PhishLabs can confirm that we detected QCF [Qassam Cyber Fighters] related DDoS attacks on Wednesday [Aug. 14] and Thursday [Aug. 15],” LaCour says.