Today Microsoft released the latest Security Intelligence
Report (SIR). The ninth volume of this
comprehensive report covers evolving threat landscape trends from January
through June 2010, with a focus on botnets.
Here are some of the key findings:
operating systems are more vulnerable to infections than newer versions.
attackers use social engineering techniques to trick you into installing
equipment remains the most frequent type of security breach incident.
Windows Update and Microsoft Update
usage has increased 75 % since the second half of 2006.
To download the entire report: