Hackers shift focus to financial gain


Internet criminals want your computer, your money and your identity. And their tactics are becoming increasingly refined and organized, according to security experts.

The prime objective for hackers and online thieves has shifted from largely hitting major corporate networks to gaining control of home desktops, both to steal data and collect processing power. CNN.com - Hackers shift focus to financial gain - Sep 26, 2005

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