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Conficker Predictions


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#1 Jonnas_tan

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Posted 09 December 2009 - 11:09 AM

BitDefender published a whitepaper on the evolution of the Conficker worm, predicting a bigger growth for it in 2010
Paper here

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#2 wartortle

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Posted 09 December 2009 - 09:16 PM

Although Microsoft offered a $250,000 reward for information leading to the identities of the cybercriminals behind Conficker, the worm continues to wreak havoc. BitDefender researchers predict that Conficker will become an even bigger threat in 2010 by:


A $250,000 reward? No one can say that Microsoft "doesn't care" about their customers. I'd love to see what these fellows look like in real life.

#3 Jonnas_tan

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Posted 16 December 2009 - 12:29 PM

yeah, me too! I just hope I will not "friend" with Conficker either; for the moment the only annoying things I get is false "you need to change your password to your e-mail account " e-mails.

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Posted 17 December 2009 - 10:56 PM

$250K? these bad guys have made $150M
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/279142/big-profits-in-the-rogue-anti-spyware-business/

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Posted 17 December 2009 - 10:57 PM

oh! and thanks for the paper mr. tan




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