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Are virus writers resting on their laurels?

November spawned a monster already, but October was same old, same old on the threat front… Despite a new virus, Mimail.C, hitting inboxes worldwide over the last few days, the virus chart, detailing the most prevalent viruses during October shows very little variation in the worms which have been plaguing systems for the past few weeks. In the aftermath of the virus double whammy that was Sobig and Blaster that wreaked havoc on email systems during the late summer, analysts and antivirus experts were primed for another outbreak on the same scale, which has so far failed to materialise, leaving October’s virus chart spilling over with old ‘favourites’. Full Story

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