Survey says Australians are Concerned about Spyware

Spyware topped the list of web security concerns in a recent survey of Australian businesses.

Almost half the respondents to a recent survey carried out by security vendor MessageLabs saw spyware as their biggest web security security threat.

James Scollay, vice president at MessageLabs Asia Pacific, said that as IT security measures became more effective, cyber criminals had to constantly evolve new methods of attack.

“Attackers now combine an understanding of human behaviour with technical subterfuge," Scollay said. Australians concerned about spyware: survey - Security -

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 25th October 2005 6:58AM