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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 29, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The FBI crackdown on robot networks enabling crooks to take over and rob your computer reported.

(Washington: Daniel Sieberg) "Botnet" computer theft examined; details given about how this scam works via an invasive computer program and how to protect yourselves at home via security measures. [In Denver, computer botnet victim Serry WINKLER†- comments on what happened to her.] [FBI's cyber division's Sean HENRY - explains how home computers are infiltrated by a "robot."]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Sieberg, Daniel
Duration:
00:03:00

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