Security firm warns of IM worm

Tuesday, 9 August 2005, 5:27 PM EST

Less than a week after sounding the warning bell regarding a barrage of threats coming through public Instant Messaging (IM) clients, Akonix Security Center said it has discovered another bug.

The latest IM spyware worm, is named Chode-D, is moving rapidly over leading public IM networks, the security center said. The worm has been classified as a "medium risk."

By Tim Gray at internetnews.

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