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07.01.14 Bots, Botnets, and Zombies

What are Bots, Botnets, and Zombies? You have probably heard terms such as “bots,” “zombies,” and “botnets” in recent news stories about data breaches and other cyber security risks. But what exactly are they, how do they work, and what damage can they cause? A “bot,” short for “robot,” is a type of software application […]

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