blog.webroot.com by Dancho Danchev on
Remember the E-shop offering access to hacked PCs, based on malware ‘executions’ that we profiled last month?
We have recently spotted a newly launched, competing E-shop, once again selling access to hacked PCs worldwide, based on malware ‘executions’. However, this time, there’s no limit to the use of (competing) bot killers, meaning that the botnet master behind the service has a higher probability of achieving market efficiency compared to their “colleague.” Additionally, the botnet master won’t have to manually verify the presence of bot killers and will basically aim to sell access to as many hacked PCs as possible.
Sample screenshot of the actual advertisement: