NEWS FROM THE LAB - Monday, May 2, 2005

Greetings from EICAR 2005 Posted by Katrin @ 11:31 GMT

Greetings from EICAR 2005 in Malta. The conference has 36 presenters and around 100 participants.

EICAR is one the "big three" antivirus conferences in the world, together with the Virus Bulletin and AVAR conferences. This year we have Patrick Runald from our UK office keynoting the conference with a presentation about rootkits and other new risks.

Eicar 2005 Malta

Tomorrow Sami Rautiainen and me will give a presentation titled "Scripts - Appetizer or Main Course?", where we discuss different methods of malicious scripting used by recent worms, trojans, spam and phishing.

Signing off,