Apr 20, 2008 · For those not familiar with Storm, up until now it had the honor of being the largest and most notorious botnet to date. Experts consider the Storm botnet to be powerful enough to knock entire

Who’s Behind the World’s Largest Spam Botnet? — Krebs on Feb 01, 2012 Record Breaking Botnet of IOT Devices Tops 1Tbps Sep 29, 2016

Notable Botnet Attacks. Zeus: One of the major forms of malware that exists today. Zeus is built around a Trojan horse program that infects vulnerable systems by pretending to be an innocuous piece of software. Srizbi: At one point the largest spam botnet in the world. Srizbi is commonly referred to as the “Ron Paul spam botnet”, and was at

A short history of the botnet: From IRC nuisance to cyber crime infrastructure. In the early days, IRC was indeed one of the most popular mechanisms for delivering such instructions to botnets. Subsequent botnet-related innovations, like the ones contained in the GTbot threat that surfaced in 2000, went further and took advantage of the mIRC Largest Ever Recorded Packet Per Second-Based DDoS Attack On June 21, 2020, Akamai mitigated the largest packet per second (PPS) distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack ever recorded on the Akamai platform. The attack generated 809 million packets per second (Mpps), targeting a large European bank. What is the Mirai Botnet? | Cloudflare

Microsoft shuts down World's Largest Botnet Army Thursday, March 12, 2020 According to Microsoft, the company was part of a team that took down the global network of zombie bots.

Kraken: The biggest, baddest botnet yet - TechRepublic Apr 20, 2008