Couldn’t get better, might get worse

Move over Storm – there’s a bigger, stealthier botnet in town | The Register

Researches have unearthed what they say is the biggest botnet ever. It comprises over 400,000 infected machines, more than twice the size of Storm, which was previously believed to be the largest zombie network.

Machines from at least 50 Fortune 500 companies have been observed to be running the malicious software that’s at the heart of “Kraken,” the botnet that security firm Damballa has been tracking for the last few weeks

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