October 20, 2006
Phishing - a fraudulent type of spam that originates within the botnet ecosystem - is part of a rapidly growing crime wave. Businesses and consumers need to protect themselves against the damage that can be caused by botnet and phishing attacks,
Computers are transformed into botnets - networks of machines that serve fraudulent purposes - after being hijacked by software bots, applications that collect information without the user's knowledge. Botnets have been responsible for identity theft, spam, phishing, pay-per-click fraud, denial-of-service attacks, and information theft. Botnet infiltrations are often difficult to detect, and usually are not noticed until after the malicious activity has occurred.
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Help, my PC with Windows 10 won't shut down properly
Since upgrading to Windows 10 my computer won't shut down properly. I use the menu button shutdown and the screen goes blank, but the system does not fully shut down. The only way to get it to shut down is to hold the physical power button down till it shuts down. Any suggestions?