Monday, December 12, 2005

November breaks all malware records
(Computing, United Kingdom)

Trojans overtake email viruses as organised crime gets more involved

“November was the worst month for malware since records began in the mid-1980s, according to antivirus firm Sophos.

The company detected 1,940 new pieces of malware in the past month, and has seen a 48 per cent increase in threats over the year.”