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Three Basic Steps to Avoid Joining a Botnet

01/05/2010 12:52 AM

Banging the drum for security awareness never gets old. As much as CSOs try to get folks to bone up on safe practices (both online and in the office), there are always going to be some who need reminding.

Online, the biggest battle these days is against botnets: networks of infected computers which hackers can use -- unbeknownst to the machine's owner -- for online crimes including sending out spam or launching a denial of service attack.

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Re: 3 Basic Steps to Avoid Joining a Botnet

01/05/2010 4:39 PM

Thanks for posting this, bwire.

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