The Top Ten Security Threats for 2008 (Part 5)

Here is another top ten cybersecurity threat for 2008.  After I post all ten, I might reorder them, so please hang with me until the end, thanks!  

One of the most critical threats for 2008 continues to be:

      — Password and Identity Theft from Phishing, Spyware, Malware and Theft of Hardware.

It goes without saying that our passwords are “the keys to the kingdom” in a manner of speaking; and criminals want them!

Phishing continues to rise. Malware and spyware is increasing exponentially.   Criminals are working hard to steal your passwords.  This is a major threat, it goes without saying, and it never goes away!  So, I’ll keep this post short.

Stay tuned for more 10 ten information security threats!

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