Hunt on for Sasser worm culprit

Wednesday, 5 May 2004, 3:49 PM EST

Microsoft (MSFT.O) said on Wednesday it had not made a decision to issue a reward for information leading to the arrest of the Sasser author.

Over the past six months, the software giant has offered three separate $250,000 rewards for previous outbreaks -- so far, with no results. Microsoft said it is working with U.S. law enforcement authorities, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation, to flush out the culprits.

By Reuters at CNN.

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