Bots and adware top threats for 2005

Tuesday, 4 January 2005, 3:44 PM EST

Bots and mass-mailers are expected to remain the predominant methods by which virus writers attack enterprises in 2005, according to security experts.

McAfee's Avert antivirus group also predicted that exploits and adware will account for over 60 per cent of security problems for home users.

By Robert Jaques at vnunet.

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