Global Network Pandemic - The Silent Threat

Darren Grabowski
2008 IEEE GLOBECOM 2008 - 2008 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference  
The Internet is in the midst of a global network pandemic. Millions of computers on the Internet are compromised in some fashion. Many of these computers are "zombie" members of a malicious botnet. Most users and operators know a problem exists, but few are in a position to see how big the problem is. Solutions are simple, the right tools, dedicated staff and cooperation. Implementation is the most difficult part. Networks large and small must work together to mitigate this threat.
doi:10.1109/glocom.2008.ecp.1064 dblp:conf/globecom/Grabowski08 fatcat:wxwcip5ljrdynn6htmcnusaasy