Spam and Spyware: The Rampant Menace
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Overview: Organizations with a sound antivirus infrastructure can take some consolation in the fact that their antivirus software will strip the malicious code from most inbound spam messages. Mail servers that are configured to strip executable attachments from incoming e-mail messages are contributing to the defense. Worse yet, antivirus programs have been ""Looking the other way"" when it comes to spyware. Spyware isnt stopped by most firewalls, mail servers, or antivirus programs, and often the flaws let the spyware just waltz right in to end-user workstations to listen, snoop, and sometimes send data back to the hackers home base.