Google cleans up after Glupteba malware botnet

Google’s Threat Analysis Group (TAG) said it has disrupted the operation of the malicious Glupteba botnet, which infected around a million Windows computers to steal credentials and information, mine cryptocurrency and divert network traffic. The multi-component Glupteba used to build the botnet is distributed through pay-per-install and traffic distribution system networks, Google said.

Link: Google cleans up after Glupteba malware botnet
via http://www.itnews.com.au

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