Italian Job: The launch of a new attack

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<i>Italian Job:</i> The launch of a new attack

The 'Italian Job' attack was the first large scale use of a Web-based attack, and it was duplicated only a few days later.

Saturday, June 16, 2007 was a quiet day, but all over the world of computer virus detection and research, people were hard at work, fighting what well may be the herald of a whole new era in malicious criminal behaviour.A program called MPACK was involved, but only as the framework of the ...

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