Conficker Shape-Shifts

Well, not exactly. But it has morphed. According to the New York Times, a new, improved, better version of the that we don’t yet know what it is supposed to do is in the wild.

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If you run Windows, make sure the operating system and anti- are updated and the is on and properly configured.

According the the paper, the new version appears

    to be targeted at improving a peer-to-peer communications system between computers that are infected and hardening the system by making infected machines more resistant to anti-virus software.
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