Yesterday the third generation of Conficker virus might have reached the internet and started to torture the experts. However, some sources say that it is one of the false alarms of April 1. The last version of Conficker has infected 15 million of computers. The new version of this viruses are well knows as “Conficker.C”, “Downadup” or “Kido”. In October, Microsoft launched update MSO8-067 which protects computers from the Conficker virus.
Microsoft considers the virus that it is one of the dangerous alarms and offers a 250,000-dollar award for catching the makers of the virus. Moreover, the FBI has warned internet users not to open suspicious emails. As per the IBM Internet Security Systems, in Asia 45pct of computers are already infected and in Europe, 14pct in South America and 6pct in North America.
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