Bamital botnet seized

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Bamital botnet seized

Postby Red Dwarf » Thu Feb 07, 2013 5:55 pm

Microsoft and Symantec said Wednesday that have teamed up to seize control over the “Bamital” botnet, a multi-million dollar crime machine that used malicious software to hijack search results. The two companies are now using that control to alert hundreds of thousands of users whose PCs remain infected with the malware.

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