In this post, I’ll discuss a popular service, that’s exclusively offering hosting services for malicious Java applets.
Sample screenshot of the service:
Based on our initial analysis on the service’s operations, we can easily conclude that its operators lack the experience and motivation to run it, compared to that of sophisticated bulletproof hosting providers, like the ones we’ve already profiled in the past. Nevertheless, its public availability has already empower multiple novice cybercriminals with the hosting services necessary to achieve their malicious objectives.
Although we believe that this a short-term oriented market niche international underground market proposition, we’ll continue monitoring its development.