Trend Micro catch the hackers with fake versions of critical SCADA systems.Trend Micro announced the results of research project at Black Hat Europe 2013, this Friday in Amsterdam, reports the UK website V3.
.The scam worked by enticing the hackers attack fake honeypot architectures developed by Whilhoit. The honeypots directly mimicked the ICS/Scada devices used in many critical infrastructure power and water plants.
We never believed that malware going around the world, attacking networks and computers, could be so beautiful. Not to mention cyber-attacks in general. Indeed, members of the HoneyNet Project, made a map of the globe that depicts attacks by malicious software (or malicious users), at the moments when they occur. You can see it, here.