Hackers add Ajax to bag of tricks

Monday, 7 August 2006, 12:32 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 Web sites 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 CIO Today.

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