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Create A Mac Zombie Army, Cheap: Hacker Emptor
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proberts551
proberts551,
User Rank: Apprentice
8/27/2012 | 3:58:28 PM
re: Create A Mac Zombie Army, Cheap: Hacker Emptor
Why do the legal authorities allow this type of transaction to take place? This is a product that is being sold to harvest and destroy computers? or to test I.T. infrustructers? Unless I am completely mistaken, that is an Illegal activity, and these people should be thrown in jail. If this is legitamate software for testing I.T. environments, then Extremely tight regulation should be made so the bad guys do not get ahold of it. There should be tight monitoring with software I.D.s, encrypted licenses, locked down code, that identify the owner so the attacker can be found if actually used for Malice.
PJS880
PJS880,
User Rank: Ninja
8/25/2012 | 2:19:22 AM
re: Create A Mac Zombie Army, Cheap: Hacker Emptor
Wow with a price tag of $250,000 I hope that there are some major differences between Crisis and NetWeirdRC. It is interesting to know that it is only effecting older versions of os X. maybe if you were one of the tech savvy kids the author refers to you could tweak the code and make NetWeirdRC more potentially dangerous than the $60 version that is sold. Has anyone used this product and what were the results on the hosts side of things?

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