TITLE

Seventy Percent of Virus Writers Focused on Creating Contracted Spyware

PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Database & Network Journal;Apr2005, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the results of a detailed analysis by Aladdin Knowledge Systems Ltd. which revealed that the majority of virus writers are shifting away from creating complicated viruses purely aimed at causing havoc, and instead, are creating spyware that is linked to organized crime and illegal money-making opportunities.
ACCESSION #
16948255

 

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