Digital plague hits online game World of Warcraft

Wednesday, 28 September 2005, 1:35 PM EST

A digital virus spread by terrorists left bodies on the streets and cities quarantined by the government.

Fortunately, the epidemic was not real, but the aftermath of an inadvertent digital plague caused by a simple change to the massively multiplayer online roleplaying game, World of Warcraft.

By Robert Lemos at SecurityFocus.

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