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The mighty Kraken returns!

Unread postby Sludge3000 » June 29th, 2010, 5:54 am

The Kraken botnet, believed by many to be the single biggest zombie network until it was dismantled last year, is staging a comeback that has claimed almost 320,000 PCs, a security researcher said.

Since April, this son-of-Kraken botnet has infected an estimated 318,058 machines - about half as big as the original Kraken was at its height in the middle of 2008, according to Paul Royal, a research scientist at the Georgia Tech Information Security Center.


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Re: The mighty Kraken returns!

Unread postby gsmith2885 » July 12th, 2010, 4:10 am

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