Pity the criminal mastermind. After all, he's a victim too.
The FBI announced Thursday that it had
cracked a scheme that used "a potent strain" of the malicious Zeus
application to siphon millions from bank accounts in the U.S. and
abroad. Zeus is software that secretly turns PC against their owners,
linking the computers into a "botnet" of zombies -- a network of PCs
completely unaware of the software they're running.