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Ransomware attack: Here's how WannaCry became the most virulent malware since Conficker
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Ransomware attack: Here's how WannaCry became the most virulent malware since Conficker

The WannaCry ransomware is wreaking havoc in the digital world. At last count, this malicious bit of code has affected over 200,000 computers worldwide.

Computer viruses infect Gundremmingen nuclear power plant in Germany
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Computer viruses infect Gundremmingen nuclear power plant in Germany

A nuclear power plant in Germany has been found to be infected with computer viruses, but they appear not to have posed a threat to the facility's operations because it is isolated from the Internet, the station's operator said on Tuesday.

Microsoft Report Warns Of Ongoing Conficker Threat
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Microsoft Report Warns Of Ongoing Conficker Threat

Microsoft study analyses data from more than 600 million systems worldwide, offers solutions for mitigating both targeted and broad-based attacks.

F-Secure Security Wrap-up For Q209
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F-Secure Security Wrap-up For Q209

The threat landscape in the first half of 2009 was dominated by the Conficker worm.

Conficker Virus Begins To Attack PCs: Security Experts
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Conficker Virus Begins To Attack PCs: Security Experts

The Conficker worm is especially tricky because it can evade corporate firewalls by passing from an infected machine onto a USB memory stick, then onto another PC.

Trend Micro Discovers New Variant Of Conficker: WORM_DOWNAD.E
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Trend Micro Discovers New Variant Of Conficker: WORM_DOWNAD.E

The new variant, WORM_DOWNAD.E, runs using a random file name and random service name; it also propagates via MS08-067 to external IPs if the Internet is available.

Computer Experts Brace For 'Conficker' Worm
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Computer Experts Brace For 'Conficker' Worm

Computer security experts, who have analysed the Conficker worm's code, say it is designed to begin a new phase on April 1, and it remains unclear whether it will unleash havoc or remain dormant.

nCircle Releases Automated Coverage To Tackle Conficker Worm
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nCircle Releases Automated Coverage To Tackle Conficker Worm

The checks ensure that customers can identify any vulnerable systems as well as any system that is already compromised by the Conficker worm.

Microsoft Collaborates With Industry To Disrupt Conficker Worm
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Microsoft Collaborates With Industry To Disrupt Conficker Worm

Microsoft has announced a $250,000 reward for information that results in the arrest and conviction of those responsible for illegally launching the Conficker malicious code on the Internet.