Secure Computing - Blended Viruses: A New Era in Anti-Virus Protection

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We live in a new era of blended threats, worm viruses and a host of new breeds of malicious mobile code that are more dangerous than ever.

Such viruses no longer simply damage user files, but can rapidly attack company networks, deface web servers and create distributed denial-of-service attacks. A good example was the worm virus Nimda which caused billions of dollars worth of clean-up costs in the fall of 2001. The term blended ...

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