P2P hacker tool poses escalating threat


A new hacker tool causing increased concern in the security community uses peer-to-peer technology to let attackers control computers and link them into networks. Hackers can then use these networks to send large volumes of spam, shut down Web sites with denial-of-service assaults, and cause other problems.

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@article{Paulson2004P2PHT, title={P2P hacker tool poses escalating threat}, author={L. Dailey Paulson}, journal={Computer}, year={2004}, volume={37}, pages={22-23} }