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Trends in Cybercrime: Report

Sophisticated campaign tracking and dramatically increased use of social networking technologies, such as Facebook and Twitter, were two of the top trends in cybercrime in 2009, according to a new report released Tuesday.

Criminal attacks using social networking sites increased by 500 percent between 2008 and 2009, according to the Blue Coat Web Security Report for 2009, by application delivery network provider Blue Coat Systems. That makes those sites the top focus for cybercriminals’ activities.

Read More: http://www.esecurityplanet.com/trends/article.php/3874206/Trends-in-Cybercrime-Report.htm

Thanks: Thor Olavsrud

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