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Flood of worms breaks on IM shore

Flood of worms breaks on IM shore

Instant messaging (IM) worms are on the rise and here to stay, according to a new report.
Mar 11 2005 11:52AM
Old worms resurface on web

Old worms resurface on web

Many old worms and viruses appear to be popping up on the internet but despite the increase of activity virus experts play down the threat.
Feb 22 2005 5:24PM
Worms, internal attacks plague enterprise networks

Worms, internal attacks plague enterprise networks

A large number of companies continue to suffer network attacks caused by internet worms and many experience compromises caused credentialed users, according to a survey released by Mazu Networks.
Feb 10 2005 11:14PM
The biggest worms in the world

The biggest worms in the world

There is an old saying that goes “Trouble always comes in threes”. This saying has certainly proved true in the virus world for 2004.
Feb 2 2005 12:56PM
Virus worms its way around mobiles

Virus worms its way around mobiles

The first mobile phone virus to infect multiple files could point the way to the future of mobile viruses, experts claim. Lasco.A, discovered this week, inserts itself into any Symbian Installation System (SIS) file.
Jan 12 2005 10:58AM
Triple Trouble – the biggest worms in the world.

Triple Trouble – the biggest worms in the world.

Multiple variants of viruses and worms call for new defense strategies.
Jan 11 2005 12:38PM
Patches and worms - Merry Christmas.

Patches and worms - Merry Christmas.

Microsoft gives patch junkies another fix as it rolls out its pre-Christmas December update.
Dec 15 2004 1:04PM
New Beagle worms hound internet users

New Beagle worms hound internet users

Three new variants of the Beagle worm (also known as "Bagle") were unleashed last week, according to security vendor Symantec.
Nov 1 2004 12:00AM
Renepo worms in on OS X

Renepo worms in on OS X

A new worm known as Renepo is turning off firewalls and other security measures built into Mac OS X.
Oct 26 2004 12:00AM
Plague of viruses, worms, and spam fuel Gulf States security software boom

Plague of viruses, worms, and spam fuel Gulf States security software boom

Fuelled by a plague of viruses and spam, security software spending rose by over a quarter to $52.59 million in the Gulf States in 2003 and is expected to rise 27 per cent during 2004, recent analysis of the Middle Eastern security market has revealed.
Oct 13 2004 12:58PM
Worms still top threat list: Trend Micro

Worms still top threat list: Trend Micro

The top 10 virus threats during May were all worm-related, according to a survey from security company Trend Micro.
Jun 1 2004 12:00AM
Worms expose security secrets

Worms expose security secrets

With the proliferation of worms being bred to attack your security, patch management is becoming increasingly time consuming. Ron Condon asks if there is an easier way
Apr 13 2004 3:14PM
Worms to cost ISPs $370 million

Worms to cost ISPs $370 million

Worms will cost internet service providers $370 million this year.
Mar 8 2004 10:35AM
War of the worms

War of the worms

Following on from threats made last week by the authors of the worms Bagle and Netsky, the war of the worms has escalated to a new level.
Mar 5 2004 12:00AM
Worms consuming 5% of Internet bandwidth

Worms consuming 5% of Internet bandwidth

Service providers are experiencing a constant low-level denial of service from Internet worms.
Mar 3 2004 6:23PM
The Threat of Internet Worms

The Threat of Internet Worms

2001 was without any doubt the year of vulnerabilities.
Jan 14 2004 3:47PM
Worms cost business millions a day

Worms cost business millions a day

Microsoft platforms lost Australian businesses at least $40 million due to the recent Blaster and Sobig worm attacks, open source advocates claim.
Jan 1 2000 12:00AM

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