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Worms get mobile

CHECKED your inbox lately? Chances are, nestled in among the spam offers for prescription drugs and “enhancement” products, there will be a virus or two. Computer viruses and worms are part of life for regular internet and email users. Although only high-profile viruses make the news, there are thousands of others constantly roaming the globe. They vary in complexity and longevity, depending on the skill of their creator. Luckily, most viruses do little harm to the computers they infest. Some simply want to send themselves to all addresses in your contact book and others launch electronic attacks on certain internet sites. Often, the biggest problems are caused by the traffic generated by these viruses, and the denial-of-service attacks they create. Full Story

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