Russian Methbot Operation Makes up to $5 Million per Day from Click-Fraud

A bot farm involving hundreds of servers and over 570,000 different IP addresses has caused losses for online video advertisers ranging from $3 to $5 million per day. This bot farm, nicknamed Methbot, dates back to September 2015, when US security firm White Ops had first detected signs of automated…

Article Link: http://www.securitynewspaper.com/2016/12/21/russian-methbot-operation-makes-5-million-per-day-click-fraud/