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internetnews.com: Bots, Google Hacks: The Internet 'Storms'

Jul 18, 2006, 22:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

"Windows, Linux or Mac--does operating system or platform matter to hackers? Not necessarily, according to research from Fortify Software, an application security provider.

"In a new report, the firm said hackers aren't necessarily targeting operating systems but rather applications themselves, a scenario that Fortify describes as bot 'storms' in which applications are targeted..."

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