Cybercriminals Go Head-to-Head

 - May 11, 2007
References: kaspersky & webuser
Virus perpetrators and malware authors are engaged in a fullscale battle and hapless websurfers are being caught in the crossfire. These cybercriminals are in a race to create armies of networked PCS to propagate their malware in mass proportions. Botnets are being generated and sold at alarming rates to cyber gangs who are using them to infiltrate machines and destroy previously existing worms present on victim's computers and thereby gaining control of larger and larger networks.