Automation the key to tackling malware

Software that can spot malware and automatically write security signatures to block it could be the way forward, according to one security firm.

Having a team of analysts working to stop malware could become a thing of the past if security software can be made more accurate in the way it works, claims Kaspersky.

"From our perspective we are trying not necessarily to throw individuals at the problem but to develop automation," said David Emm, senior technology consultant at Kaspersky, at Infosecurity Europe 2007. Automation the key to tackling malware -

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 1st May 2007 2:00AM