Last year, another botnet
named 'Mirai' broke targeted devices by guessing their 'admin passwords'.
All this existing research was been carried out the study about significant feature however the researcher does not focus on botnet
Having been in the threat marketplace for several years, botnets
are still successful today as they provide a powerful cloud computing network for hackers to spread malware and spam.
The best defense would be for everything online to run only secure software, so botnets
couldn't be created in the first place.
A quick Google search and a PayPal account makes botnets
readily available for just a few dozen dollars.
When publishing the discovery, ESET researchers also registered a domain acting as a C&C server for the backdoor component in order to estimate the botnet
size and distribution.
The Zeus botnet
is an example of a widely known botnet
that is used for stealing individual and corporate credentials .
India, May 25 -- The Indian government is setting up a center under the 'Digital India' program that will be able to detect malicious programs and botnets
and help device owners to remove harmful software for free.
For example, ZeuS  is a botnet
that focuses onBlackberry, Symbian, and Windows platform users, and DroidDream  botnet
affects Android-based devices.
is a network of computers coordinated by a single control
are preying on web vulnerabilities and reflection and amplification tactics are allowing attackers to do more with less.
Summary: With the problem of botnets
showing no signs of slowing down, can agencies tackle the issue independently?