Dec 17 2009
With the appearance of botnets, criminal gangs have gained access to millions of infected computers and the number of cybercrimes committed has risen sharply. Although the majority of Internet users understand that zombie networks pose a serious threat, many do not know how or why botnets are created and maintained.
Oct 09 2009
This article is a study of one spam email and illustrates the methods employed by today’s cyber criminals to create botnets and conduct mass spam mailings
Dec 21 2007
This paper presents a method to automatically separate and block those networks in real time. The method uses a statistical approach exploiting the fact that computers in a botnet have to have some similarities in their behavior.
Apr 22 2005
Bagle threats evolve from email worm to a complex network of zombies; author milks for profit.
Apr 18 2005
Kaspersky Lab presents an overview of malware evolution in the first quarter of 2005.