BotNet is a word derived from jargon term which means a collection of software robots or bots,which runs automatically. This Botnet is associated with malicious softwares.
A BotNet oprator sends out viruses and worms,which will infect ordinary computers.
BotNets are used for various process such as Click fraud,Spamdexing,SMTP mail replys,etc.,
Bot-herder configures initial bot parameters such as infection vectors, payload, stealth, C&C details
1.Register a DDNS
2.Register a static IP
3.Bot-herder launches new bot(s)
4.Bots spread (ie.,viruses or worms)
5.Causes an increase of DDoS being sent to the victim
6.Losing bots to other botnets