[funsec] Botnet Herders Face Jailtime

Julio Canto jcanto at hispasec.com
Wed Jan 17 06:59:22 CST 2007


Fergie escribió:
> Via vnunet.com.
> 
> [snip]
> 
> Authorities are seeking jailterms of up to 3 years against two botnet
> operators who alleged to have commanded a network of 1.5m computers.

1.5 million computer BotNet? That's a big fat one. As far as I remember
, in the begining of 2006 I read something about the mean stimated size
were of about 40.000. One million and a half sounds like a too big
monster to 'produce' only 60.000 euros in 6 months.

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