This year one of the main focuses of National
Cyber Security Awareness Month is the increasing risk of computer botnets and
other types of malicious software (also known as malware).
Microsoft is fighting the war against botnets on both the technological
and the legal fronts. To learn more about what you can do to avoid botnets, see
How to better
protect your computer from botnets and other malware.
To find out what
Microsoft is doing to combat the problem, see Operation
b49: Microsoft takes on the bots.