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Malware Deadline Passes, Very Few Knocked Offline

July 9, 2012 in WDAZ

WASHINGTON (AP) If you’re reading this online, you’re fine. The day that was supposed to see thousands of people knocked off the Internet has arrived, but only a few people were affected.
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Deadline comes and goes for Internet safety net

July 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Thousands of people around the country whose computers were infected with malicious software more than a year ago faced the possibility of not being able to get online after midnight. Continue Reading

Malware victims could lose Internet

July 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

If you haven’t taken the time to scan your computer for malicious software infections, you may want to do so before Monday. At 12:01 a.m. EDT, computers infected with the “DNS Changer Trojan” malware will all lose Internet service when the safety net system the FBI has been using to keep them connected to the Internet since last year are shut down. Continue Reading

How to check your computer for malware that could knock thousands off internet

July 6, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Despite repeated alerts, tens of thousands of Americans may still lose their Internet service Monday unless they do a quick check of their computers for malware that could have taken over their machines more than a year ago. Continue Reading

Malware may knock thousands off Internet on Monday

July 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Despite repeated alerts, tens of thousands of Americans may still lose their Internet service Monday unless they do a quick check of their computers for malware that could have taken over their machines more than a year ago. Continue Reading

Iran says Stuxnet computer worm could have caused industrial accidents, blames US, Israel

April 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A senior Iranian military official involved in investigating a mysterious computer worm targeting Iranian nuclear facilities and other industrial sites said Saturday the malware could have caused large-scale accidents and loss of life. Continue Reading