LinuxInsider: Malware Writers Using Open-Source Tactics

“The techniques used to develop open-source software like Linux
have proven to be so effective that they’ve been adopted by malware
writers to improve their mischievous ways.

“‘There’s a community of worm builders creating, almost in an
open-source fashion, Trojan source code that can be downloaded,
compiled and released into the wild,’ said Scott Chasin, CTO of
e-mail defense solutions company MX Logic in Denver,

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