[Reuters] Exclusive: Microsoft and Symantec disrupt cyber crime ring

Posted by: UGN Security

[Reuters] Exclusive: Microsoft and Symantec disrupt cyber crime ring - 02/06/13 05:24 PM

BOSTON (Reuters) - Software makers Microsoft Corp and Symantec Corp said they disrupted a global cyber crime operation by shutting down servers that controlled hundreds of thousands of PCs without the knowledge of their users.