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Offline Bugbatter

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Legit Websites Face Malware Hits
« on: June 17, 2009, 06:05:35 AM »
Legitimate websites are a growing frontier for malware attacks with over ten million pages affected every year.
Security start-up Dasient claimed the threat has risen as more people create their own websites and blogs without proper built-in security protocols.

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Offline faith_michele

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Re: Legit Websites Face Malware Hits
« Reply #1 on: June 21, 2009, 05:37:15 AM »
Thanks!   :)

I agree with this not only for malware, but phishing too.

Mr Weinstein (Dasient) suggested a more co-ordinated industry approach was needed to crack the problem.

"One of the real keys to solving this is that the good guys need to co-operate and share information, share data and communicate with one another more rapidly because we know the bad guys are doing those things.

"We need to make sure we are doing it as well and better than the bad guys," he said.
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