Indicator of compromise
Typical IOCs are virus signatures and IP addresses, MD5 hashes of malware files or URLs or domain names of botnet command and control servers. After IOCs have been identified in a process of incident response and computer forensics, they can be used for early detection of future attack attempts using intrusion detection systems and antivirus software.
- "Understanding Indicators of Compromise (IOC) Part I". RSA. 2012. Retrieved February 27, 2013.
- "The Incident Object Description Exchange Format". RFC 5070. IETF. 2007. Retrieved February 27, 2013.
- "Cyber Observable eXpression (CybOX)". Mitre. Retrieved February 27, 2013.