Consortium forms IM threat center

Posted on Wednesday, December 08 2004 @ 0:28 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
A group of companies led by IMlogic on Tuesday unveiled a security center designed to monitor threats targeting instant messages and peer-to-peer applications.

IMlogic, which partnered with America Online, IBM, McAfee, Microsoft, Symantec, Yahoo and others, has created the IMlogic Threat Center to post information on the latest IM and P2P threats. This effort comes as IM, in particular, is increasingly becoming a target for security threats.


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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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