Cyber Arms Race

“There’s an arms race going on in Cyberspace” , that’s the word today from Dave DeWalt, chief executive and president of McAfee. Here is the cyberwar tale of the tape according to Mr. DeWalt:

Countries with Cyber Weapons :
US, China, Russia, Israel and France
20+ Countries arming themselves with cyberweapons.

Cyber Statistics:
500% increase in new Malware attacks
60% polled say foreign governments infiltrated their corporate infrastructure.
Worldwide, US is the biggest cyberwar threat, China is number two.
Cyber attacks cost 6.3 million a day, 1.75 Billion a year worldwide.

Read the full story at Yahoo News.

~ by D. Dieterle on January 29, 2010.

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