Sober worm's still with us

Monday, 28 November 2005, 8:46 AM EST

Sober.w--called Sober.x by Symantec and Sober.z by Sophos and F-Secure--spread rapidly. Symantec raised its warning to a "3" on its 5-point scale, the first time since the Zotob outbreak in August that it put a worm at that level.

By Gregg Keizer at Security Pipeline.

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