Statistical Data Analysis

Data Exfiltration and DNS: Closing Back-Door Access to your Sensitive Data

Provided by Infoblox

Category Statistical Data Analysis

Type White Paper

Length 9

Publish Date November 24 2015

Date posted April 27 2017

Overview

If not properly monitored, DNS can be abused in all sorts of unconventional ways that make it the perfect back door for hackers seeking to steal sensitive data. This paper lays out the tactics hackers use to exploit DNS for purposes of DNS tunneling and data exfiltration.

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