Tag: Botnets

What is a Botnet?

The ongoing war between malicious hackers and technology security specialists has been waging for as long as the Internet has been widely used. One tool in the arsenal is called a Botnet. A Botnet essentially is a number of devices which are connected by the internet and controlled remotely by the botnet’s owner. But how are these made? Why are they almost always associated with nefarious activities? And are there …
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