US charges Calif. man in computer "botnet" case

Monday, 13 February 2006, 12:07 AM EST

A California man was indicted on Friday on federal charges of creating a robot-like network of hijacked computers that helped him and two others bring in $100,000 for installing unwanted ad software.

At Reuters.

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