NetSky.b spreads to become 10th worst malware of all time

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London, UK - 24 February 2004, 15:30 GMT - mi2g Intelligence Unit data shows that the number of NetSky.b infections is rising fast since last week particularly across the UK, Netherlands, Germany, USA and Japan. Over 190 countries have now been affected. As a result, the total economic damage from the NetSky malware family, which infects computers running Windows only, has now reached 10th rank in "The Top 20" table of most damaging malware of all time maintained by mi2g since 1995.


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