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What is Botnet?
Published  07/10/2011 | Computer Encyclopedia Page 7 | Unrated
What is Botnet?
Essentially an abbreviation for Robot Network. A botnet is a collection of computers, usually thousands, that have been taken over by a specific group of hackers and are then used for their a specific task or purpose. For example, the infamous Denial of Service attack on major Web sites are accomplished by using a botnet.
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