Threat Database Botnets GiftGhostBot


GiftGhostBot is a botnet comprised of thousands of compromised computers that have been overtaken and send instructions to carry out malicious activities over the Internet. The GiftGhostBot is a nickname for a malicious threat that initiated attacks starting in February of 2017 and has since been responsible for several brute-force attacks against system endpoints.

The vast reach of GiftGhostBot has been a major concern for computer security experts as GiftGhostBot has compromised many systems through its millions of requests that ultimately gathers credit card details and transmits the data to the hackers behind GiftGhostBot.

It is highly advisable that anyone suspecting the GiftGhostBot threat being on their system to take prompt action to remove it, which can be done utilizing an antimalware resource.


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