Malware maelstrom menaces UK

Monday, 18 July 2005, 12:13 PM EST

Lock up your email servers - there's a blizzard of Windows malware out there.

Email security firm MessageLabs has blocked more than a thousand copies of an email worm called Breatel-A (AKA Reatle or Lebreat) which attempts to launch a denial of service attack on security vendor Symantec and opens up a backdoor on infected PCs.

By John Leyden at The Register.

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