Microsoft hunts for zombie spammers

Friday, 28 October 2005, 4:27 AM EST

Microsoft is investigating 13 spam operations it believes sent millions of junk mail messages through a single PC that the Microsoft purposefully set up as a "zombie," the company said Thursday.

By Gregg Keizer at Security Pipeline.

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