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Experts: Standard virus protection best way to fight Mydoom

Few companies reported infections by the rapidly spreading virus. Companies that are following recommended practices relating to secure e-mail use should be largely protected against the Mydoom virus and its variants, experts said. Despite the speed with which the e-mail-borne menace has proliferated since the first variant was discovered on Monday, there’s nothing about Mydoom, so far, that can’t be dealt with by using antivirus, e-mail filtering and intrusion-detection technologies. Mydoom, which is also known as Shimgapi and Novarg, started spreading earlier this week and has quickly become the most virulent e-mail virus ever. Full Story

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