FBI Arrests 10 in Cybercrime Ring, with Facebook's Help

Facebook helped the FBI take down an international crime ring that used a botnet to infect 11 million computers and steal more than $850 million, one of the largest cybercrime hauls in history. The FBI announced that with the social-networking giant's assistance, it had arrested 10 people from countries around the world it said used the Yahos malware and Butterfly botnet to steal victims' credit card, bank account, and personal information.