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US cybersecurity chief warns of 'market' in malware

More must be done to combat the lucrative trade in malicious software, which threatens sensitive government networks and personal data, the head of the US National Cybersecurity Center warned Tuesday. In his first interview since taking up the post in March, Philip Reitinger told AFP the spread of so-called malware like botnets — software that hijacks computers to mine sensitive data — now constitutes an “underground market economy” that is spreading attacks. Full Story

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