Thursday September 16, 2010

1 Million Web Sites Serving Up Malware

It’s a scary internet out there, it really is. Dasient, an anti-malware firm claims that more that 1 million websites were classified as malicious in Q2 2010, a sharp increase from previous years.

Web based attacks have been one of the fastest growing areas of malicious activity in recent years, as more applications migrate to the Web and as users engage deeply with social networks like Facebook and Twitter.