Management apps could pose security risk

Friday, 4 August 2006, 2:28 AM EST

Insecure coding and loose deployments of enterprise management applications could turn antivirus, patch management and systems management applications into powerful and malicious botnets, according to research presented at the Black Hat Briefings Conference in Las Vegas.

At Network World.

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