BBC Illegally accesses 22,000 computers, claims "wasn't illegal".
To demonstrate how botnets work, the bbc used 22,000 compromised computers in their own botnet for their "Click" program. They claim they didn't break the law because they didn't do anything naughty with the botnet. :eek:
BBC Site: BBC NEWS | Programmes | Click | BBC team exposes cyber crime risk
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