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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.

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 slit in a tire to drain away surface water and improve traction.
The word 'sipe' comes from Old English and is related to 'seep'.