Microsoft And US Marshals Try To Shut Down Botnet With Raids

Microsoft and US Marshals have raided some offices in Pennsylvania and Illinois, inside the offices were web  servers which has been used to infect computers and steal personal data.

The raid was not one organized by the police, instead it was part of a civil lawsuit which Microsoft had brought in an attempt to shut down a range of botnets.

Microsoft Raid

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