A four part installment by Chas Tomlin
A look at the propagation of viruses. This installment covers the mediums through which malware propagates, and discusses the relevant factors in propagation time.
Here, attention is given to the capabilities and features that modern malware provides the attacker.
Malware is discussed in the news, and various threats to personal, business, or governmental security are taken into consideration.
What the security community can do to prevent, analyze, investigate, and stop malware in the future. Also, a brief discussion of phishing attacks.