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Re: advise on network security report
On Tue, 31 Oct 2006 17:02:15 PST, Rick Wesson said: > would it assist if I associated a dollar value for each bot hosted, we > can estimate the number of credit cards stolen per bot and extrapolate > in to something with some zeros on it. Well.. figure that if you're charging somebody by the megabyte for transit, there *is* a positive dollar value per bot hosted. Maybe that's the tactic to take with some of the more bot-infested cable providers - if they aren't 100% settlement-free, point out the cost savings at their exchanges if their outbound traffic drops because their bots aren't spewing.....