Microsoft: Botnets top cyber-threat

Thursday, 28 December 2006, 12:37 AM EST

If there's one thing that Aaron Kornblum would like to quash, it's the botnet armies.

These are the remote-controlled PCs that have been taken over without their user's knowledge. Symantec counted more than 4.5 million of them during the first six months of the year, and according to Kornblum, they are the backbone of today's cybercrime.

At InfoWorld.

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