Hackers Cash In On Chinese Gaming Craze

2009-12-03T16:14:19
ID THREATPOST:66EAEFC700E4F6BAC6C7A3706EAD397B
Type threatpost
Reporter Ryan Naraine
Modified 2018-08-15T14:00:17

Description

The craze in online games among Chinese netizens is fuelling an increasingly lucrative real-world market for computer hackers, security firms have said. A report by state broadcaster CCTV said Trojan-horse attacks, which allow hackers remote access to a targeted computer system, make up a market expected to be worth 10 billion yuan (S$2 billion) this year. Read the full story [asiaonline.com]