Sony rootkit: A black eye for security vendors?

Monday, 5 December 2005, 3:06 PM EST

Sony BMG Music Entertainment has been lambasted for shipping its spyware-like XCP software on music CDs over the past year, but an important question has gone largely unanswered throughout the controversy: Why didn't security vendors catch the problem sooner?

By Robert McMillan at InfoWorld.

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