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MS uses court order to take out Waledac botnet

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by exXtr@, Feb 26, 2010.

  1. exXtr@

    exXtr@ Power Member

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    Microsoft estimates that Waledac was one of the 10 largest botnets in the US and a major distributor of spam for online (unlicensed) pharmacies, knock-off goods and other tat, as explained in a blog posting

    read the full story here :

    hxxp://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/02/25/ms_waledac_takedown/
     
  2. ForeverNever

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    I do have less spam in my box today...