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Old 25th June, 2008, 06:26 PM
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Report: China Hosts Most Malware-Infected Sites

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Badware.org report shines new light on where the world's malware-ridden sites reside

JUNE 24, 2008 | 5:45 PM
By Kelly Jackson Higgins
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More than half of the infected Websites on the Internet today are located on servers in China, according to a newly released report by nonprofit Stopbadware.org. And six of the top ten network blocks hosting malware-ridden sites reside in China as well, the report says. [Frontpage...]
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I'm kinda curious about their data sampling sources and techniques: in 2007 the U.S. had the most bad sites, yet only a year later, China shows up with 5 TIMES as many sites?!?! More to the point, a year ago, according to the report, China wasn't a significant source of badware, yet this year it DOMINATES?!

There's something chewy here.
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If this is true, i'm not really surprised. I know this is only a small sample of the total, but all of the bots i see on the WoW EU forums point to .cn domains. And the number i actually see before they get deleted is rising in a rather un-nerving way.
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China may be rolling out one of the pieces it intends to assemble for world conquest...just a guess...":O}

I try to ask myself: "What would I do if my only competition was as stupid as Amercia?"

Anyone remember "old Europe"
'Ol merica" is just around the next fortune cookie!
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