Botnets pose growing online threat

Thursday, 14 December 2006, 12:02 AM EST

Botnets account for 22 per cent of all malware, up from three per cent in 2004, according to research published last week.

Security vendor McAfee’s Virtual Criminology Report says botnets are the UK’s fastest growing online threat, compromising 12 million computers worldwide.

At Computing.

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