In a recent article published by The Conversation, Dr. Thomas Holt discusses software flaws and vulnerabilities.
What are software vulnerabilities, and why are there so many of them? explains what a flaw is, where they are found, how they are exploited, and how to best protect yourself and keep your system secure.
Thomas J. Holt is a professor in the School of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University whose research focuses on computer hacking, malware, and the role of the Internet in facilitating all manner of crime and deviance. His work has been published in various journals including Crime and Delinquency, Deviant Behavior, the Journal of Criminal Justice, and Youth and Society.