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The Book On Malicious Websites

Perimeter

Before Microsoft released Microsoft XP Service Pack 2 (SP2), most attackers would compromise a computer system by simply attacking it with known vulnerabilities or "bugs" that could allow the attacker to gain some level of control over the system. Newer attack methods were starting to be seen where the attacker would take advantage of vulnerabilities within the Internet browser itself.

Tags : virus, anti-virus, anti virus, spyware, windows xp, xp sp2, intrusion detection, ids
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Published:  Jul 17, 2007
Length:  5
Type:  White Paper