IT GRaCkle #5 - Chris Larsen on Web Malware Trends
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Chris Larsen, head of malware research for Blue Coat systems talks about some of the trends in end-user malware that his group has been seeing recently. We talk about search engine poisoning, malvertising, the dangers of abandoned web properties, and why image searches are currently one of the most dangerous things end users can do on the net.
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