Botnet operator taps into Google Analytics


A botnet operator is using Google Analytics to collect additional details about his network of zombie computers.

Google Analytics offers free site visitor statistics, tracking the number individuals that visit a website and their geographic location. The service uses special HTML code embedded into a website that alerts the Google server to visitors. Botnet operator taps into Google Analytics - vnunet.com

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 19th September 2006 11:59PM