QOTD on Botnets & Legacy

Botnets will be with us until the way computing works is fundamentally changed at the lowest level. Right now, we’re dealing with a legacy architecture that was invented back in the '70s. None of this was envisioned, so nobody designed any security into the lowest layers.

-- Joe Stewart, director of Malware Research for Dell SecureWorks

Src: What are Botnets? : Discovery News

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