CompTIA: threat grows from browser-based attacks

Friday, 17 June 2005, 1:44 AM EST

IT security officers have a growing problem on their hands: Browser-based attacks such as "pharming" scams rose significantly for the third straight year, making them the fastest-growing security threat, according to a study by the Computing Technology Industry Association Inc. (CompTIA), a nonprofit trade organization in Chicago.

By Peter Saalfield at Computerworld.

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