A major BOTNET was shutdown last week as the FBI & Interpol seized 14 command-and-control servers.  Microsoft, Kaspersky, Trend, and other major software vendors participated in helping take down this former threat.    http://www.techweekeurope.co.uk/security/interpol-simda-botnet-166373 https://securelist.com/blog/69580/simdas-hide-and-seek-grown-up-games/ https://grahamcluley.com/2015/04/simda-check/ Microsoft MMPC -SIMDA Blog post On 9 April, 2015 Kaspersky Lab was involved in the synchronized Simda botnet takedown operation […]