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by Paul Kerstein

Experts Contemplate Internet Upgrade

Jun 27, 20051 min
CSO and CISOData and Information Security

Many experts feel the Internet needs to be upgraded becauseof the rising frequency of security issues that are exploited byhackers. The Washington Post reports that hackers, viruses, worms, spam,spyware and phishing sites have proliferated to the point where it’s almostimpossible for many computers to go online without falling victim. While may ofthe bugs are part of the Internets top layers dealing with software, graphicsand browser programs, some of the most critical problems are found in thenetwork’s core design. Read more.