The Web's dark side grows darker

Computer security experts say 2006 saw an unprecedented spike in junk email and sophisticated online attacks from increasingly organized cyber crooks. These attacks were made possible, in part, by a huge increase in the security holes identified in widely used software products.

Few Internet security watchers believe 2007 will be any brighter for the millions of fraud-weary consumers already struggling to stay abreast of new computer security threats and avoiding clever scams when banking, shopping or just surfing online. delawareonline The News Journal The Web's dark side grows darker

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 1st January 2007 9:49PM