"Holy Father" on rootkit writing for fun and profit

Thursday, 17 March 2005, 8:28 AM EST

The software developer behind a leading rootkit program says he is motivated by necessity, curiosity and a desire to expose weaknesses in the Windows operating system and security technology. He also isn't too worried about how others might use his software, according to an e-mail interview with IDG News Service.

By Paul Roberts at InfoWorld.

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