Articles tagged worm

2010-07-16 15:42:51
The malware spreads through removable drives even if AutoPlay is disabled, installs rootkit on the computer.
2010-07-09 11:48:44
The infamous worm is back, disguised as a Flash update purportedly needed for viewing a video distributed through direct messages on Facebook.
2010-05-04 16:54:08
A new worm that spreads through Yahoo! Messenger grew 500% per hour in some countries, and security firms agree damage could be serious for unprotected users.
2009-11-30 10:35:08
Websense Security Labs™ ThreatSeeker™ Network has discovered that the Koobface malware campaign is now using a Christmas theme. Recent developments by Koobface have included use of Google Reader.
2009-09-02 05:41:38
This week’s vulnerability update will discuss the Conficker worm. This wonderful piece of malware attacks Microsoft Windows operating systems (XP & Vista). "According to the New York Times, the Conficker worm has more than five million computers now under its control."