Latest Conficker Stories

2009-04-01 04:30:00

MAHWAH, New Jersey, April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Radware (NASDAQ: RDWR), the leading provider of integrated application delivery solutions for business-smart networking, today announced that its customers need not worry about the threat posed by the possible reactivation of the Conficker worm planned for tomorrow 1st April 2009 due to the zero-minute network attack protection technology integrated in Radware's DefensePro network security product line. The Conficker worm first...

2009-03-31 11:25:00

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security unveiled a newly developed tool on Monday that can determine if the Conficker worm has infected a computer.

2009-03-31 07:00:00

Network Security Provider Stonesoft Advises Computer Users to be Cautious ATLANTA, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- For the past two years, April Fools' Day has brought technology turmoil to millions of computer users across the globe.

2009-03-30 20:16:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- nCircle, the leader in automated security and configuration auditing solutions, today made available checks that will immediately and definitively identify systems that have been infected by the Conficker worm.

2009-03-30 18:47:00

Wurldtech Reduces the Potential for Damage to Critical Industrial Infrastructure VANCOUVER, March 30 /PRNewswire/ - Zero Day for the Conficker worm is April 1, and while everyone hopes it will be only a bad April Fools joke, the potential for damage to the infrastructure of the world's business community is not a joking matter. Vancouver-based Wurldtech(TM) Security Technologies, a leading global provider of cyber-risk solutions to critical industrial sectors such as energy, nuclear,...

2009-03-28 12:27:22

On Wednesday (April Fools' Day), security experts say the fast-moving Conficker computer worm, which has infected at least 3 million PCs, is set to wreak even more havoc.

2009-03-26 13:59:00

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Prolexic Technologies announces that it has enhanced its global network defense systems to protect against the DDoS attack capabilities of the recently publicized Conficker worm.

2009-03-26 06:15:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The best security experts in the country are aggressively working to stop the pending release of a worm called Conficker C (Conficker) and prevent damage to millions of computers.

2009-03-25 08:00:00

Panda USB Vaccine Stops Conficker and other Malware in its Tracks by Disabling AutoRun from Removable Media such as CD/DVD Drives GLENDALE, Calif., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Security, a world leader in IT security, announced that it is offering Panda USB Vaccine, a free security solution designed to block malware which spreads through removable drives such as pen drives, CD/DVD drives, and other data storage devices.

2009-03-22 07:50:00

Some of the world’s top computer security experts are fighting a spectacular cat-and-mouse battle with the brazen creator of a malicious software program known as Conficker.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).