Viruses Created & Sold as Products on the Internet
According to cyber security firm RSA, internet is a mass host to services that make and sell computer viruses in the form of products, as reported by darkreading on October 8, 2008.
Furthermore, these viruses come with support and warranties, and are the creations of professional groups that were possibly formed by collapse of large spy organizations in Eastern Europe.
RSA further states that the quality of these virus products for sale is quite high, while their money value is affordable amounting to a few hundred dollars. In fact, they are cheaper than a number of safe software products.
The RSA report also disclosed that the problem for the purchaser is that he/she has to device and handle the delivery operation, which is not at all easy. However, the cyber crimina...
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