Mobile DDoS may be coming – Just not now

“Mobile DDoS is theoretically possible but the infrastructure isn’t there yet. The cyber criminals are happy with what they now have,” said Steve Santorelli, a spokesperson for security researchers Team Cymru.

“Criminals have no need to create a new, mobile botnet. They have plenty of botnet capacity right now.” said Tyler Shields, a senior security researcher at Veracode.

 “Theoretically it is possible but right now there just are much easier ways to launch DDoS than mobile.” said Ciaran Bradley, a security expert at AdaptiveMobile.

Do you agree with the above statements? Are these researchers being complacent?

Read more here – http://www.cutimes.com/2013/01/08/threat-of-the-week-mobile-ddos

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