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Monday, May 10, 2004

Malware for Mother's Day?

Hot off the feed from Reuters - there are suspicions that the young German man under arrest in connection with creating the Sasser worm may have been attempting to drum up business for his mother's PC support business. If there is any truth in this theory, a theory which is denied by German authorities, it certainly changes the forensic profile of the young male black hat hacker.

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