Google's ClickBot.A Report -- Follow The Money


Google released a report on ClickBot.A, a click fraud bot net. Did Google or Panda catch these bad guys?

Google announcement, Google pdf

The authors talk about "$50k in damage to Google". It isn't clear whether they mean to Google advertisers, or to Google itself. And they don't say if Google invalidated the clicks before or after Panda Labs busted the network because it was spreading via a Trojan.