Security 2007: keeping ahead of the hackers


The web will take over from email in 2007 as the threat vector of choice for hackers and cyber criminals, according to IT security firm ScanSafe.

The firm said that 2006 marked the ascendance of web threats such as the Windows Meta File flaw, and that this trend is expected to continue in 2007 as more and more threats shift to the web.

Malware authors are also expected to continue to target Web 2.0 sites making real-time scanning imperative. Security 2007: keeping ahead of the hackers - WhatPC?

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 26th December 2006 11:43PM