Bots increasingly behind cybercrime

Online fraudsters and data thieves are more frequently using bot networks to get home and business PCs to do their bidding, with some estimates of the number of infected systems as high as 47 million.

An article in USA Today delves into three arrests in the last year of the people who allegedly created and controlled bot networks, known as bot masters or bot herders...Bots increasingly behind cybercrime

Linked by shanmuga Wednesday, 26th April 2006 9:46PM