Cybercrooks add Ajax coding to bag of hacking tricks

Friday, 4 August 2006, 7:27 AM EST

The hot new technology behind slick Web pages has suddenly become the hot new tool for cybercriminals.

The technology, Ajax coding and Web tools, enables popular websites such as Google Maps and MySpace.com to come alive. It is also the technology behind Windows Live, the slate of cutting edge online services Microsoft has begun testing.

At USA Today.

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