Posts Tagged ‘Sasser’

 

Hacking for bragging rights gives way to hacking for ill-gotten profits

Book Excerpt Chapter 1-Built For Speed Pages 14- 21 Zero Day Threat: The Shocking Truth of How Banks and Credit Bureaus Help Cyber Crooks Steal Your Money and Identity ISBN- 13: 978-1-4027-5695-5 White Hats, Black Hats, Gray Hats The year is 1999-the close of the twentieth century. “Livin’ la Vida Loca,” Harry Potter, and The […]

Microsoft pays $250,000 bounty for capture of creator of Netsky/Sasser

Book Excerpt Chapter 4 – Self-Anointed Avenger Pages 52- 59 Zero Day Threat: The Shocking Truth of How Banks and Credit Bureaus Help Cyber Crooks Steal Your Money and Identity ISBN- 13: 978-1-4027-5695-5 Virus Wars Subject: Hi So began the Virus Wars of 2004. It would pit the new breed of for-profit virus writers against […]