Cloud Hosts can Stop Botnets & Ransomware with RPZ (MxTools’ Pierre Chamberland at WHD.global 2017)


Cloud services have revolutionized business but also online crime since the bad guys can also use cloud and hosting environments to their advantage to more easily lauch their attacks. In this presentation, Pierre Chamberland (VP Compliance & Operations at MxTools) explains how hosting providers can choke botnets and crypto-malware using Response Policy Zones to essentially filter DNS queries. Learn how Rackspace and others used RPZ to stop their services from being misused.

Presented at WHD.global 2017 in Rust, Germany.


Duration: 32:33
Publisher: CloudFest
You can watch this video also at the source.


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