Attackers looking to infect victims over the web can use this to their advantage; injecting malicious scripts into legitimate web pages to drive traffic to malicious sites where further scripts exploit clientside vulnerabilities.
Fraser is a respected security expert, and has been principal virus researcher with SophosLabs since 2006. Fraser joined Sophos from McAfee where he managed anti-malware researchers across EMEA. He was previously technical editor of Virus Bulletin magazine, the industry's leading publication dealing with the issue of viruses and associated malware.
Wednesday, 29 September 2010