Growth in Internet Crime Calls for Growth in Punishment
Dec 03, 2008, 21:17 (2 Talkback[s])
"Despite these successes, Internet crime is now more prevalent
and more professional than ever before. F-Secure believes that
against a background of steeply increasing Internet crime, the
obvious inefficiency of the international and national authorities
in catching, prosecuting and sentencing Internet criminals is a
problem that needs to be solved. A call for the establishment of
"Internetpol" to tackle online crime -- made by Mikko
Hyppönen, F-Secure's Chief Research Officer -- has been
received with great interest internationally"
Readers might recall how
F-Secure gave the infamous Sony Rootkit a pass --ed.