TrickBot Sputters Back Toward Full Health

Mounting evidence suggests that TrickBot, the vast botnet that both U.S. Cyber Command and a Microsoft-led coalition sought to disable around the 2020 elections, is on the mend and evolving.

The separate campaigns featured Microsoft going to court to disable IP addresses associated with TrickBot command and control servers, as Cyber Command’s operation also targeted command and control servers. 

Hints of its rebound began in late October, shortly after signs of success in the bids to dismantle the TrickBot network of zombie computers.

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