Date Added: Sep 2013
With the raise in practice of Internet, in social, personal, commercial and other aspects of life, the cybercrime is as well escalating at an alarming rate. Such usage of Internet in diversified areas also augmented the illegal activities, which in turn, bids many network attacks and threats. Network forensics is used to detect the network attacks. This can be viewed as the extension of network security. It is the technology, which detects and also suggests prevention of the various network attacks. The Botnet is one of the most common attacks and is regarded as a network of hacked computers. It captures the network packet, store it and then analyze and correlate to find the source of attack.