How the No.1 most creative person in business this year led the FBI to its biggest ad-fraud bust ever

How the No.1 most creative person in business this year led the FBI to its biggest ad-fraud bust ever

Hassan, the cofounder and then CTO of ad-fraud detection and prevention company White Ops, had been tracking a smallish botnet—the term for a network of private computers infected with malicious software and controlled by criminals without the owners’ knowledge—and realized that it had suddenly transformed into a hydra that simply wouldn’t die.