Also in this conference, Armorize described their HackAlert service:
If an Internet user accesses a phishing site controlled by a fraud group, malicious software, which can't be found and scanned by anti-virus software, will be downloaded to a user's computer silently. The software will steal private data, collect information on user's software, and use the computer to attack other websites.
Statistics on the spread of malicious code through the Internet by this method indicate that this is major problem; one that is associated with unsafe surfing habits and tools such as P2P software when connecting to the Internet.
Edison Chen had claimed to quit the entertainment industry in Hong Kong, but the (photo) scandal shows yet another information security crisis on the World Wide Web that includes Taiwan.
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