Cross-platform botnets are a nuisance to organizations. With so many routes available for saboteurs to exploit and get to a company's crown jewel – its data – it's an issue that's not going to go away, and something that security departments are going to have to get their arms around, according to Steve Durbin, global vice president of the Information Security Forum.

In this video, Durbin sits with SC Magazine reporter, Danielle Walker, to discuss these cross-platform threats, as well as give advice as to what security professionals can do.