Policing the virus writers: good news?
A recent spate of high-profile arrests of malware writers is no cause for comfort, say computer crime experts.
While law enforcement authorities have recently arrested numerous virus writers and hackers, these arrests--and the stiff prison sentences that may follow--are likely to discourage only the most casual malware writers, say experts, and will probably have minimal impact on hardened criminals, particularly those overseas.
By Scott Mace at PC World.
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