Citation Edit

OECD, Computer Viruses and Other Malicious Software: A Threat to the Internet Economy (Mar. 2009) (summary).

Overview Edit

This book addresses the threat of malware in a comprehensive, global manner. It has three major aims:

  • to inform policy makers about malware — its growth, evolution and countermeasures to combat it;
  • to present new research into the economic incentives driving cybersecurity decisions; and
  • to make specific suggestions on how the international community can better work together to address the problem.