Security threat changing, says Symantec CEO

Friday, 3 November 2006, 4:14 PM EST

The threat posed to computer users and companies by hackers is shifting from attacks on the computers to attacks on electronic transactions, according to the head of one of the world's largest security software vendors.

John Thompson, chairman and CEO of Symantec Corp., said the change has been taking place over the last few years but has recently been accelerating.

At NetworkWorld.

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