August 1st, 2003, 04:50 PM
U.S. gives warning about hackers
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Huge attack would target Windows
By KEITH DAMSELL
Friday, August 1, 2003 - Page B3
I showed this article to my boss and he couldn't believe it 90 percent that figure speaks for itself Very interresting article in my opionion.
The U.S. government has issued a stern warning that computer hackers may be preparing to launch a sweeping attack that could potentially compromise millions of computers running Microsoft Corp.'s popular Windows operating systems.
"This is a very serious issue," said Chris Wysopal, director of research and development at AtStake Inc., an Internet security company in Cambridge, Mass. He estimates about 90 per cent of the world's computers could be affected.
August 1st, 2003, 06:32 PM
I wouldn't be surprised if something like this did, at some point, happen... a revolution... Although it only seems a way to scare people for now. We'll see...
August 1st, 2003, 07:20 PM