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Review: Worm: The First Digital World War by Mark Bowden

Worm: The First Digital World War by Mark Bowden

Do you still remember Conficker, also known as Downup, Downadup and Kido? Conficker infected between 9 million and 15 million PCs
Here are just some examples that I pulled down from wikipedia

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Cool Way To Launch The Malicious Software Removal Tool

There is a cool way to launch the Malicious Software Removal Tool by Microsoft. I was listening to the Security Now 180: Listener Feedback 58 podcast and Leo Laporte and Steve Gibson described a cool way to launch the Malicious Software Removal Tool Here are both ways 1) Click on Start–>Run enter MRT and hit […]

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Win32/Conficker.B also known as Downadup worm infections warning

Got this from Microsoft and decided would be good to share this with you Based on feedback from MVPs and other sources, we are concerned about the rise in reported infections due to the worm Win32/Conficker.B also known as “Downadup.” Though systems which have already applied the out-of-band released MS08-067 in October 2008 are protected, […]

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