ZeroAcces, one of the world’s largest for-hire botnets has been disrupted in a joint operation between Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) and the FBI, and led by Microsoft.
Apple as a company has always been tight-lipped. This is what gets the rumour mill to fever pitch just before their product announcements, and how they manage to get their products and services from announcement to launch within days rather than the months of their competitors. No-one inside or outside of Apple knows about upcoming […]
Microsft has spent months working to dismantle the Kelihos botnet, and has found some recent success apparently tracing the man behind the code and operating the botnet to be Andrey N. Sabelnikov – a Russian citizen named in their civil suit over the issue. Botnets are groups of infected “zombie” computers around the world that […]