You can't lock up a Trojan

The news that a husband and wife are to get jail time in Israel for the creating and distributing malware sounds like the latest example of criminals getting their just deserts.

The story has greater significance than that.

Cast back to the discovery last Spring of what the pair had been up to, a story that got remarkable little coverage despite being the first example of a highly targetted information theft Trojan that did real damage. -

Linked by shanmuga Saturday, 18th March 2006 9:34PM