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So far, three people have been arrested in connection with "Operation Bot Roast", an initiative by the FBI and Department of Justice to disrupt networks of hijacked computers. The most infamous is "Spam King" Robert Soloway, who was charged with 35 counts of hijacking computers and using them to send spam messages.


Can I have some potatoes and carrots with my Bot Roast please?

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Can I have some potatoes and carrots with my Bot Roast please?
Would you be implying that Botnst has something to do with this?

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Hey, I don't just make this stuff up, you know....

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Robert Soloway is a member of this board. According to The SpamHaus Project his user name at benzworld.org is robbiedawgdawg.The Spamhaus Project - Security
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Now that's interesting -- looks like he hasn't posted here is over four years...

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And I doubt he will. Judge denied bail and his court date is early August.
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Can I have some potatoes and carrots with my Bot Roast please?
It would sure take an awful lot of bots to make a meal, huh?

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Robert Soloway is a member of this board. According to The SpamHaus Project his user name at benzworld.org is robbiedawgdawg.The Spamhaus Project - Security
Is dat you, Rex?

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