28th > June > 2008 Archive


19-year-old p2p botnet pioneer agrees to plead guilty

The author of a Trojan that broke new ground by incorporating peer-to-peer technology into botnet design has agreed to plead guilty to secretly infecting thousands of victims' machines so that he could steal their personal data and launch attacks on websites.
Dan Goodin, 28 Jun 2008

Granite Jesus, blessed be thy gneiss

Bible II: New Testament protagonist Jesus Christ has thrilled US fans this week by appearing on a slab of Brazilian granite in Dallas Texas.
Austin Modine, 28 Jun 2008

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