Yellow alert called for Code Red II worm

Yellow alert called for Code Red II worm

The Code Red worm has slithered its way back into the news, but top security vendors have declared only a...

March 11th, 2003 Rebecca Reid

Avril Lavigne becomes latest virus

Avril Lavigne becomes latest virus

Canadian popstar Avril Lavigne is just the latest in a growing list of celebrities that virus writers have chosen to...

January 8th, 2003 Albert Leonardo

New worm, Winevar, packs a serious punch

New worm, Winevar, packs a serious punch

A new e-mail worm is circulating that has the potential to severely damage machines that it infects, potentially deleting all...

December 12th, 2002 Paul Roberts

New worm, Winevar, packs a punch

New worm, Winevar, packs a punch

A new e-mail worm is circulating that has the potential to severely damage machines that it infects, potentially deleting all...

November 26th, 2002 Paul Roberts

Observers say virus threat may be fading

Observers say virus threat may be fading

For all of the news they generate, computer viruses today are more of a chimera than a truly destructive beast,...

September 19th, 2002 Chris Conrath

Experts say virus threat may be fading

Experts say virus threat may be fading

For all of the news they generate, computer viruses today are more of a chimera than a truly destructive beast,...

September 5th, 2002 Chris Conrath

Risk of corporate cyberattacks strong, survey says

Risk of corporate cyberattacks strong, survey says

The risk of the typical U.S. company suffering at least one major cyberattack within the next year is strong, and...

August 31st, 2002 No Author

OpenReach, ClearPath, Fiberlink spruce up VPN

OpenReach, ClearPath, Fiberlink spruce up VPN

Virtual private networks (VPNs) were the order of the day May 20, with three companies announcing new products and services...

May 19th, 2002 Sam Costello

Security world braces for new Kleze worm

Security world braces for new Kleze worm

The next major virus will be at least 15 times as destructive as Nimda - which George Samenuk, CEO of...

March 21st, 2002 Julie Clow