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Microsoft FBI Take Down 500M Botnet
2013-06-06 10:59:21

Microsoft’s Digital Crimes Unit (MDCU) has again teamed up with the FBI to take down another large botnet which was responsible for stealing more than $500 million from infected users.

Ungodly Battle: Microsoft Versus Zeus
2012-03-26 10:55:44

Software giant Microsoft, working closely with the United States Marshals Service, launched what it is calling its ‘most complex effort to disrupt botnets to date,’ seizing hundreds of web addresses in an attempt to bring down Zeus-based botnets.

47b36675da3bce2bf97bace60622ccdc1
2011-03-18 13:45:00

Microsoft said on Thursday that it has helped in taking down one of the biggest producers of spam email in a joint effort with federal authorities across the US.


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  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
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