$250000 computer worm finally stirs

The dreaded Conficker computer worm is stirring. Security experts say the worm's authors appear to be trying to build a big moneymaker, but not a cyber weapon of mass destruction as many people feared. Conficker gets on computers through a hole Microsoft patched in October. PCs set up for automatic Windows updates should be clean, […]
The dreaded Conficker computer worm is stirring. Security experts say the worm's authors appear to be trying to build a big moneymaker, but not a cyber weapon of mass destruction as many people feared. Conficker gets on computers through a hole Microsoft patched in October. PCs set up for automatic Windows updates should be clean, report Associated Press.