On 27 Jan 2004, at 08:37, Dallman Ross wrote:
Why don't users have standard commercial anti-virus programs in place
on their workstations?
Most of them do. But of course, by the time a virus is identified and
the anti-virus software is updated and people update their
anti-virus... well, but then it is too late for many many people.
Possibly many felt quite secure running their Norton and opening the
MyDooom file the first couple of days.
Personally, i am ambivalent to some small degree about mydoom. On the
one hand it's a trojan and it screws up my bandwidth and is BAD. On
the other hand, it infects MS malware to attack SCO, and that's kinda
Well I've seen the Heart of Darkness/Read the writing on the wall/and
the voice out in the desert/Was the voice out in the hall
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