Simple worm makes great strides

Thursday, 19 January 2006, 2:09 AM EST

A worm that debuted Tuesday had quickly climbed the malware chart to the number three spot by Wednesday, F-Secure said. With a variety of names the worm is a simple Visual Basic construction that arrives as an e-mail file attachment.

At InformationWeek.

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