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Old 14th June, 2007, 05:48 PM
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"1 million botnet-infected computers across the country"

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Thursday, 14 June 2007

Feds Launch Operation Bot Roast.
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JUNE 14, 2007 | The FBI and the Department of Justice yesterday said they have launched a new initiative designed to disrupt and dismantle botnets.
Operation Bot Roast already has identified about 1 million botnet-infected computers across the country, resulting in several arrests of bot herders
Operation Bot Roast already has identified about 1 million botnet-infected computers across the country, resulting in several arrests of bot herders.

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"Bot herders." And one was caught in Seattle, oh the shame of it. Is it easy, or possible, to see if your computer is infected with one of these bots?
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Watching you connection for unexpected activity...but there must be a better way?
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I firewall will find it right away. It will ask permission to connect for everything. At least the one from NV and CA that I have used did.
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