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Malware is on the Rise

Symantec Corporation announced their publication of their July 2011 Symantec Intelligence Report.  The report combines their best research an analysis from the MessageLabs Intelligence Report and the Symantec State of Spam & phishing report. The report indicated that there was much more aggressive strategy of cyber criminals in creating malware. The number of different factors involved in each attack made them have a disturbing increase of proliferation in a short about of time. The report showed that malware is frequently contained inside of a PDF document or a office document and also is targeting cell phone users.  The primary attack purpose on users is still trying to get identity theft. To read further please click here.