Summit2008/Sessions/Proposals/Malware Trends

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chofmann, Dan Vedtiz, Tenser

keeping an eye on malware trends

  • metrics.
    • how do we measure and track the overall frequency of reports and hot spots of malware reports affecting firefox users.
    • SUMO page hits for malware related articles. sharing some recent data?
    • hits
    • webmaster reports
  • developing a community of people that can follow up to investigate reports of malware affecting firefox users. current sources are SUMO, webmaster@mozilla.*, bugzilla.
  • How to improve response systems and advice.
    • SUMO articles?
    • other ideas?
  • more preventative measures
    • need to block exploitable plugins and upgrade users to new fixed versions
      • add key bug links here.