Cutwail Botnet Returns
The volume of e-mails from infected PCs surged in recent weeks, according to M86 Security.
M86 Security researchers are reporting that the Cutwail botnet has been reactivated.
"According to M86 Security, the volume of infected emails was 50 times higher between 23 and 25 January, and three further waves from 6 February were found to be as much as 200 times higher," the article states.
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