The End of the Worm Era

It's not the end of threats or of malware, but many classes of attack have seen their best days. The advantage has shifted to the defense. Jose Nazario, blogmaster of the Worm Blog, noticed something interesting about the recent MS06-040 vulnerability.

This was one of those very worst kinds of vulnerabilities: accessible through a network interface and capable of executing attack code on the remote system. The End of the Worm Era

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 31st August 2006 7:01AM