Mac Flashback made $600, not $10k a day

May 18, 2012 by Liam Tung in Security
Symantec has slashed its own estimate for how much the Mac Flashback botnet was earning its controllers from US$10,000 a day to US$600.  The security vendor’s previous claim about ...


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