Web 2.0 at what price?

Finjan acknowledges that Web 2.0 and AJAX technologies enable a rich user experience for Internet users, but they warn: “the technology also flings open the door to new malware propagation methods.” How so? Because hackers are targeting high-traffic web sites and either embedding malicious code in hosted Web content, or using AJAX to query what Finjan calls “the hidden web”.

Visit the Finjan site to read the press release and the Read/Write Web for commentary. Plus The future of malware: Trojan horses from ZDNet

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