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The AV Industry from the Outside In and the Inside Out

I have a rather unique perspective on the antivirus industry. I used to work for Microsoft before they were a competitor. Come on, you can’t call MSAV from DOS 6 an antivirus product :) For over seven years my job at Microsoft was to make sure that Microsoft did not release any infected software. All

Social Sites and Their Risks

In recent months malware on social sites has been in the media. There was the “Greygoo” worm that affected Second Life (http://secondlife.com/), as well as worms attacking MySpace (http://www.myspace.com) users. A recent worm that used QuickTime to spread to MySpace users also incorporated a Phishing attack. Users who accessed infected pages were sent to a

The Hamburglar Meets the iPod

The Hamburglar, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hamburglar, was the crook in some old McDonald’s commercials. It appears that Hamburglar has returned to steal information from McDonald’s customers. Don’t worry, you would have to be one of 10,000 winners (in Japan) to get this special treatment, the rest of us losers keep our passwords. McDonald’s unfortunately put their trust in