Sober.Y becoming huge

We just took Sober.Y to a Radar Level 1 alert. Level 1 is the highest alert we have. And this is the first Level 1 alert we've done in months.

Several millions of infected emails have been seen by internet operators over the last hours.

One of the reasons why this email worm seems to be so successful in spreading is that some of the messages it sends are fake warnings from FBI, CIA or from the German Bundeskriminalamt (BKA). FBI has even put out a a public warning on the case. F-Secure : News from the Lab - November of 2005

Linked by shanmuga Wednesday, 23rd November 2005 6:48AM