10 Years Have Got Behind You…

Holy malware variants, Batman.  10 years have come and gone.  Channel web has a slide show covering the last 10 year timeline in malware developments.  What started with simple email attacks and widely released viruses has given way to botnets, stealthy info stealing Trojans, iFrame and SQL injection attacks.  Going forward, cybercriminals appear to be leaning toward corporate and political espionage, with sophisticated malware designed to disrupt civil infrastructure and swipe intellectual property from competitors.