Roger Thompson

Roger Thompson is Director of Malicious Content Research at Computer Associates, Inc. He is a first-generation antivirus pioneer, having started his own scanner development company in Australia in 1987. Roger is on the advisory board for Virus Bulletin and the WildList, he is a frequent speaker at security conferences around the world, and is often quoted in the press on matters of malicious code.

We Must Beat Spyware

If worms and viruses werent enough, theres a new threat: spyware. This menace is defined as any software intended to aid an unauthorized person or entity in causing a...

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