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Source: The New Internet - Posted by Alex   
Security Attribution is a commonly bemoaned issue in cybersecurity, with many cyber experts claiming that the inability to attribute attacks definitively to a source is a problem in developing a coherent cyber-response strategy. However, a security researcher may have found a way to solve that problem, according to The Register. Laurent Oudot, CEO of French security consultancy Tehtri-Security, has released details regarding vulnerabilities in commonly-used crime-ware kits. Oudot pointed to 13 different bugs that could be exploited to trace the attacks back to the source.

Investigators and law enforcement officials will be able to use the exploits to take-out command and control servers, launch attacks against the cyber miscreants and hunt them down.

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