In 2008, botnets were responsible for 90 percent of spam. The ever-changing nature of botnets makes them hard to detect and even harder to defend against—and these compromised “robot” computer networks don’t seem to be going away in the near future. Learn about new and sophisticated botnets, how they can affect your business network, and the steps you can take to protect your company from a botnet attack.
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, Multigigabit-PER-Second Attacks , Anti Spam , Botnet Detection , Irc Bots , Application-Layer Attacks , IT Security Vendors . Introduction Botnets are comprised of computers controlled by a malicious server or master, and are the main distribution technology for spam, malware and phishing schemes. When computers are knowingly or unknowingly corrupted by software designed to direct their actions, these computers are unable to prevent or resist the commands of the bot owner. Botnets pose continued threats