China becomes target of cyber threats

Friday, 5 May 2006, 3:33 AM EST

China was highlighted as the region's major target and origin of cyber threats, according to two recent surveys conducted by security providers, Websense and Symantec.

China was recorded as the world's second largest home of phishing sites, stated Websense's Security Trend Report for the second half of 2005. During the period, China was also ranked the number two country for location of crimeware sites.

At Computerworld.

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