Articles by Bob Woods 

Active Internet Content Dangerous - Report

Unauthorized instant messages, among other incursions, can be a sign of an Internet-delivered threat that's now greater than software viruses, according to Aberdeen Group.

IMpasse Rolls Out IM Security Platform

A new system from a New York-based firm encrypts messages sent between two people using public IM clients.

AOL's AIM Puts Browser Security in Danger

Here's another reason to look wearily at installing a public IM client on a LAN-connected PC -- the AIM client secretly forces an unsafe change to Internet Explorer browsers