Security Experts Report on Critical Internet Vulnerabilities

by Sabrina I. Pacifici on May 2, 2005

Press release: “More than 600 new Internet security vulnerabilities were discovered during the first quarter of 2005, according to the SANS Institute and a team of experts from industry and government. This group has identified the most critical vulnerabilities disclosed in Q1 that pose critical risks that need to be addressed through patching and other defensive actions. Individuals and organizations that do not correct these problems face a heightened threat that remote, unauthorized hackers will take control of their computers and use them for identity theft, for industrial espionage, or for distributing spam..”

  • See also from BusinessWeek.com, Probing Your PC’s Weak Spots
  • Previous post:

    Next post: