Hackers Target Consumers

It's duck hunting season, and consumers are the ducks. That's the conclusion of two separate studies published in the last few days by security researchers studying end user behavior and computer crime trends.

In a study of banking customers released last Friday, the Association of Payment and Clearing Services (APACS) -- which represents most of the major banks in the U.K. -- found that many online consumers still don't follow even the most basic security practices. Dark Reading - Desktop Security - Hackers Target Consumers - Security News Analysis

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 26th September 2006 8:07AM