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Security from A to Z: Love Bug November 27, 2006 The computer virus caused an estimated $8.5 billion in damage, making it the most expensive to date. Part of a series on hot security topics.
Microsoft on worm watch August 11, 2006 Code that exploits a serious Windows flaw is published on the Net, increasing the chance of a worm attack.
Israeli teens charged over Goner worm August 6, 2002 Police in Israel reportedly charge five teenagers with writing and disseminating the fast-spreading and virulent Goner virus, which hit thousands of PCs worldwide.
Klez.h wins sibling rivalry May 28, 2002 It's proving to be the No. 1 son of the original Klez virus, leaving its sibling Klez.i in the dust and overtaking SirCam as the most virulent computer virus yet.
Worm sparks rise in zombie PCs August 22, 2006 Malicious code that exploits a recent Windows hole is leading to growth in the number of hijacked PCs, CipherTrust says.
New worm targets Apple chat users February 16, 2006 The file, which spreads via the company's IM software, isn't a major threat, but security experts say it hints at vulnerabilities.
Is Mac OS as safe as ever? February 27, 2006 Trio of threats suggest hackers are now eyeing the previously ignored software. Should fans worry?
Anna virus fades late in game February 13, 2001 Variants of a virus capitalizing on the popularity of 19-year-old Russian tennis player Anna Kournikova fail to add momentum to the worm's spread.
Alarm growing over bot software April 30, 2004 Many network administrators fret about the next worm, but security experts warn that a quieter, equally damaging threat is gaining control of large networks of computers.
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