Microsoft says security efforts showing fruit

Wednesday, 21 September 2005, 1:17 AM EST

Microsoft's chief security executive on Tuesday claimed that the company was keeping pace with faster-on-their-feet attackers as threats continue to shift toward hacking for profit rather than notoriety.

"Attackers are getting more efficient," said Mike Nash, vice president for Microsoft's security business unit.

By Gregg Keizer at TechWeb.

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