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Old 16th October, 2008, 04:55 PM
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Cellphone Botnets, Blackmailing VOIP & a Healthy Cybercrime Economy

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Thursday, 16 October 2008
New report from Georgia Tech Information Security Center highlights the top threats for '09 and beyond
OCTOBER 15, 2008 | 5:25 PM

By Kelly Jackson Higgins
Senior Editor, Dark Reading

Cellphones will become members of botnets. VOIP systems will get hit by blackmailing denial-of-service attacks. The cybercrime economy will thrive, even as the global economy struggles. [Front page...]
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Old 16th October, 2008, 05:08 PM
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I'm not so sure about what they're suggesting against cellular networks. In my limited experience, the core is fairly well protected, and devices often can't talk directly to each other.
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