Malware Writers Stick To Same Old Plot

Fraud, stealing information and developing botnets are still top of the agenda for malware writers according to the latest data from ESET's ThreatSence.Net, which reports on the threats seen attacking user systems around the world.

In December, seven out of the top ten threats were Trojans specifically designed to gain unauthorised access to infected machines in pursuit of criminal activity, demonstrating their popularity with malware writers today. BIOS: Technology Means Business

Linked by shanmuga Saturday, 6th January 2007 9:49PM