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So Many Holes, So Few Hacks
Few of the ominous potential traumas reported in 2002 turned out to have any real impact on most computer users. The Klez virus infected some machines and spawned spam that continues to clutter many e-mail inboxes. And the Linux Slapper worm made more work for some systems administrators for a while.
"I'd love to see people in the industry turn their attention to developing broad-reaching security tools that make a real difference rather than focusing on finding each and every little possible exploit," security consultant Richard Smith said.
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