• If you are citizen of an European Union member nation, you may not use this service unless you are at least 16 years old.

  • Introducing Dokkio, a new service from the creators of PBworks. Find and manage the files you've stored in Dropbox, Google Drive, Gmail, Slack, and more. Try it for free today.

View
 

WhatAreBotNets

What are BotNets?

review from ClifNotes, May 2007, permalink Adware & Spyware Removal

 

Under review

Very good information for those not familiar with THE DARK SIDE.

 

Botnets – the dark side of the Internet

If your PC seems to have developed a mind of its own, and your Internet connection is often overloaded for no apparent reason, then you have probably caught a special type of Trojan. Inventive Malware programmers often control hundreds, and sometimes thousands, of computers with their software pests. These are known as Botnets and this article explains what exactly these are, what risks they present, and how you can protect yourself from them.

 

Read more about BotNets at a-squared.