SANS Top Internet Security Risks of 2007 - Application Abuse of P2P

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2007-11-27 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Attackers in 2007 turned their attention from technical issues and problems to far easier prey: human beings. Spear-phishing exploits have targeted rich victims and military and government targets in nation-state espionage, as well as C-level executives f
 
 
 

Peer-to-peer networks can be attacked by modifying legitimate files with malware; seeding malware files into shared directories; exploiting vulnerabilities in the protocol or errors in coding; blocking (filtering) the protocol; denial of service by mak

SANS Top Internet Security Risks of 2007 - Application Abuse of P2P
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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