SecureLab News Archive 2004    

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Jan 2004:

MS: $250K Reward for Virus 1-29
Virulent worm targets Microsoft 1-29
'Phishing' for Dollars 1-27
MyDoom damage to go on for years? 1-27
New virus infects PCs, whacks SCO 1-26
Risks of Internet Voting Overseas 1-22
E-voting thumbs down 1-21

Feb 2004

ID thieves find gold in old computers 2-19
From A patron walks into a bar and orders a drink. The bartender asks to see some ID. Without asking permission, the barkeep swipes the driver's license through a card reader and the device flashes a green light approving the order. Great Taste, Less Privacy 2-6
'Mydoom' Brings Down SCO Web Site 2-1

March 2004

Spam being outpaced by 'spim' 3-26
Hooked by identity-theft schemes 3-24
From Yahoo News/ A quickly spreading Internet worm destroyed or damaged tens of thousands of personal computers worldwide Saturday morning by exploiting a security flaw in a firewall program designed to protect PCs from online threats, computer experts said. 'Witty' Worm Wrecks Computers 3-20
Viewing emails spreads Bagle variants 3-18
Senators Take On Spyware 3-4
E-mail users caught in virus feud 3-4

April 2004

Alarm growing over bot software 4-30
Phishing con hijacks browser bar 4-8
Spam scam taps into bank accounts 4-7
Netsky Worms Change Their Stripes 4-6
Stock spammers get rich quick 4-6
Email attack could kill servers 4-4

May 2004

U.S. data mining remains unchecked 5-28
First known 64-bit virus threat found 5-27
Symantec patches critical flaws 5-13

Sasser worm begins to spread 5-1
June 2004

July 2004

Is MS Waging Slander Against Linux? 7-12
Another Internet Explorer flaw found 7-8

Security hole found in Mozilla browser 7-8
Fujitsu technique hides data in images 7-7

August 2004

Justice Dept. probes for pirates 8-25

September 2004

October 2004

November 2004

Security officials to spy on chat rooms 11-24
Yahoo takes on spam, boosts e-mail storage 11-15
Virus warning: Cyborgs at risk 11-12

December 2004

Flaw in Google's new desktop search 12-19
Phishing hole discovered in IE 12-17
E-mail hoax sparks 'Do Not Call' stampede 12-14



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