11 posts • joined Monday 11th January 2010 21:57 GMT
it took them sheer luck to catch these guys.
what if the the "botmaster" (amazing title, by the way) was smart enough to avoid directly accessing his server. what then? he'd probably relocate and reopen shop somewhere else.
I'd blame the 12700000 computers' users who gave these clowns the resources they needed.
why Nigeria? if anywhere, it'll be somewhere with a decent connection and a lot of people with loads of free time on their hands. Now i wonder who fits that bill...
There are other ways you know...
you can use your hosts file to block ads. there's a regularly updated file containing all known ad hosts out there.
besides, while your completely free to block ads, some websites depend on them.