Behind the Web Crime Wave

By eweek  |  Posted 2006-04-17 Print this article Print

In this OnSecurity podcast, Ryan Naraine interviews anti-virus pioneer Roger Thompson, who now runs Exploit Prevention Labs, in Atlanta, about the organized Web crime wave.

The Web crime wave is showing no signs of slowing down. In Ryan Naraines OnSecurity podcast interview with anti-virus pioneer Roger Thompson of Exploit Prevention Labs, Thompson discusses how zeroday exploits are getting more common, with crime syndicates in ex-Soviet countries leading the way; while rootkits are becoming the most prevalent intrusion into users machines. What is to be done? Short of outlawing spyware, users and IT managers must be diligent in keeping systems up to date. Duration: 8:32 Click here to download this podcast.

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