A UPI article examines the cyberwar that is taking place on the internet. We are impacted by it everyday. We installed MT blacklist yesterday to ward off the comment spam that had infiltrated the MT stuff that we are using to generate RSS feeds for production services.
"A global assault for control of millions of computers is occurring," Steven Sundermeier, said. "This appears to be a war for power and seniority among these authors."
According to another article in the Detroit News, the annual cost in software and lost productivity related to spam is between 10 and 87 billion dollars.
Bruce Schneier provides his monthly Crypto-Gram newsletter as an RSS feed.
Public Technology also recently published an analysis of global digital warfare.