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Thursday, November 09, 2006

Google Accidentally Sends Out E-mail Worm

google logoAccording to this article, it seems that Google inadvertently sent a worm to around 50000 subscribers of a Google Video e-mail group on Tuesday evening. Oups!

Three postings were made Tuesday evening to an e-mail list that sends out postings to the Google Video blog. "Some of these posts may have contained a virus called W32/Kapser.A@mm--a mass-mailing worm," Google said in a note on its Web site apologizing for the incident.

Read more (via HardOCP)


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