Computer Viruses Could Reach 1 Million Mark in 2008
Security professionals at Sophos, a security company, predicted that computer viruses would increase to 1 Million by the time year 2008 ends. They believe this would be due to businesses and individuals that have largely enhanced their security measures, compelling malware authors to design new kinds of worms and exploits.
Sophos' experts say that the outbreak of unique malware items during the last six months from October 2007 to March 2008 is a direct consequence of improved protection and quicker responses to new threats.
This means that cyber criminals were forced to act fast at delivering malware so th...
» SPAMfighter News - 15-04-2008