Tag Archives: Sophos Plc

KL’s Airport Gets Infected

By | December 8, 2008

If there’s one place you hope you won’t get infected by a computer virus, it’s an airport. It’s not just that the virus may fiddle with your departure times; it’s the wider possibility that the virus may have infected more sensitive parts of the airport: ticketing, say, or—heaven forbid—flight control. Kuala Lumpur International Airport—Malaysia’s main international airport—was on… Read More »

News: It’s Monday, the Worms Are Out

By | August 4, 2003

 Sophos, a British anti-virus company, is getting worried about the new Mimail worm (W32/Mimail-A), a mass-mailing worm which first struck in the United States on Friday 1st August.  Sophos says it “has received many reports of Mimail infections and anticipates the worm could be one of the biggest of 2003″.     The Mimail worm arrives in an… Read More »