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More on Botnets

November 11, 2011

Today’s Note is about an article titled “How the most massive botnet scam ever made millions for Estonian hackers” on ArsTechnica.com. The article, by Sean Gallagher, describes emerging information about a large and insidious botnet operation that was closed down by law enforcement. The botnet ring was based in Estonia. The article has a number of useful facts that can help you determine if your computer was one of the four million that were hijacked. Give it a quick read.

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