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May 16, 2017
Ransomware attack: Here's how WannaCry became the most virulent malware since ConfickerThe WannaCry ransomware is wreaking havoc in the digital world. At last count, this malicious bit of code has affected over 200,000 computers worldwide.
Oct 11, 2016
Computer viruses infect Gundremmingen nuclear power plant in GermanyA 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.
Apr 26, 2012
Microsoft Report Warns Of Ongoing Conficker ThreatMicrosoft study analyses data from more than 600 million systems worldwide, offers solutions for mitigating both targeted and broad-based attacks.
Jun 29, 2009
F-Secure Security Wrap-up For Q209The threat landscape in the first half of 2009 was dominated by the Conficker worm.
Apr 25, 2009
Conficker Virus Begins To Attack PCs: Security ExpertsThe 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.
Apr 09, 2009
Trend Micro Discovers New Variant Of Conficker: WORM_DOWNAD.EThe 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.
Apr 01, 2009
Computer Experts Brace For 'Conficker' WormComputer 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.
Mar 31, 2009
nCircle Releases Automated Coverage To Tackle Conficker WormThe checks ensure that customers can identify any vulnerable systems as well as any system that is already compromised by the Conficker worm.
Feb 13, 2009
Microsoft Collaborates With Industry To Disrupt Conficker WormMicrosoft 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.