User Awareness can Best Fight Malware, Botnets & Other Cyber Threats
According to Ken Pappas taking care of Marketing at Top Layer Networks, Westboro, Mass, educating employees is perhaps the best method to fight with computer network intrusions, as reported by redOrbit on June 3, 2008.
Pappas says that although malware was the dominant topic of security discussions during 2007, the increasing power of botnets raised concern for even the highly experienced individuals in the industry of Internet security. It may be recalled that botnets are systems of millions of compromised PCs networked together for control and use in cyber crime.
According to Pappas' statistics, an approximately 70%-90% of the global spam is currently on account of botnets, and a computed 11% of computers acting as ...
» SPAMfighter News - 18-06-2008