Over 75,000 systems compromised in cyberattack

Kneber botnet used to gather wide range of corporate, personal data, NetWitness says.

By Jaikumar Vijayan
February 18, 2010 07:19 AM ET

"The Kneber botnet, named for the username linking the affected machines worldwide, has been used to gather login credentials to online financial systems, social networking sites and e-mail systems for the past 18 months, according to NetWitness."

http://www.computerworld.com/s/artic...in_cyberattack

Sounds like another bad one on the way...[V]