Telspace research exposes peak hacker assault periods

Tuesday, 7 June 2005, 1:07 PM EST

There are specific periods when Web servers are most vulnerable to hacker attacks, says Dino Covotsos, MD and founder of IT security provider Telspace.

Covotsos has undertaken research that reveals the holiday season of November to January each year is when most hacker attacks occur. Attacks during this peak period rise to almost double the height of previous hacking peaks over the past two years.

By Dino Covotsos at ITWeb.

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