SQL worm hits

Saturday, 25 January 2003, 9:13 PM EST

Alan Paller, director of the high-tech SANS Institute, said the worm does not appear to have been carrying a malicious payload or to have erased any data.

"It's not a major risk. It's not either of the two things that are terribly damaging," Paller said. "One is hurting people's machines, and one is knocking things [off-line]."

[ Read more ]

Comment:

This a link to the CNN article, and just below is a link to HNS roundup on the MS SQL Worm. This roundup contains the analysis, latest news updates, solutions, security advisories and AV vendor releases on this worm.

Related items




Spotlight

Microsoft Edge: New browser, new risks for Windows 10

Microsoft Edge, the new browser in Windows 10, represents a significant increase in the security over Internet Explorer. However, there are also new potential threat vectors that arenít present in older versions.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Mon, Aug 3rd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //