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Microsoft Security Postponed Indefinitely, Monsterpatch Coming, Conficker Awakens

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MICROSOFT is having serious security problems, but it does not respond to this by getting its priorities straight. For those who have not come across the news yet:



And meanwhile comes this: Microsoft confirms biggest Patch Tuesday for six months

The same goes for the IE security update which has not only been marked as critical, but marked as such for Windows 2000, XP, Vista and Server 2008 users.


High turbulence on the Internet should not be surprising.

Warning: Conficker worm finally wakes up



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Could the speculation surrounding the Conficker payload be coming to an end as the latest variant of the virulent worm reveals its hand in the form of links to the Waledac malware family and talk of rogue antivirus installations?


More news about Conficker can be found in:



Who will take responsibility for this? It was caused by severe Microsoft flaws that enabled complete compromise over the Internet (no user intervention required). Of course Microsoft denies responsibility; it always does that.

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