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by Graham Cluley

Microsoft offers $250,000 for the head of Conficker’s author

Microsoft has announced that it is offering a $250,000 reward for information that leads to the capture and conviction of the authors of the Conficker worm (also known as Downadup or Confick). This development shouldn’t surprise anyone. Microsoft’s reputation is badly shaken whenever a computer virus causes widespread problems for its users. It’s not been […]