Transition Seen from Hacker Posturing to Criminality

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

Computer viruses used to be created for the chance to brag about the ability to break into a well-guarded system. A new Internet security survey indicates that computer attacks are increasingly being used to make money like stealing identities.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.