Watch out internet criminals! Politicians in the European Parliament have agreed on increased penalties for a variety of computer-based crimes, including a three-year jail sentence for running botnets.
While news of Microsoft and other technology giants have inundated the news of late due to the PRISM program leak, there were a few other things Microsoft was participating in with the FBI as well. Just recently Microsoft went on an all-out attack against botnets with the company’s Digital Crimes Unit. In all, Microsoft said