Are virus writers creating a super worm?

Monday, 6 June 2005, 11:31 PM EST

Virus writers responsible for the recent rash of Mytob worm variants could be working on creating a super worm, a security researcher warns.

The ‘HellBot’ group behind the Mytob worms write programming instructions in their code that mirror the way developers work, says Sophos Security Consultant Carole Theriault.

By Scarlet Pruitt at PC Advisor.

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