September 2000

Sophos advises that the first virus to infect the Palm operating system poses only a small threat to users.

22 Sep 2000

UK's largest insurance group enters new relationship with industry leader.

22 Sep 2000

Chen Ing-Hau, the author of the infamous CIH virus, has been detained by authorities in Taiwan.

15 Sep 2000

Sophos Anti-Virus, the world's leading developer of corporate anti-virus solutions, has announced plans to build an additional high-security research and development centre, totalling over 150,000 square feet alongside its existing headquarters in Abingdon, UK.

13 Sep 2000

Sophos researchers have today received a number of enquiries about a virus called W2K/Stream which uses Alternate Data Streams (ADS) under Windows 2000.

06 Sep 2000

Anti-Virus leader names David Hughes as President of US operations.

06 Sep 2000

US industry expert leaves Lotus for world's leading anti-virus developer.

06 Sep 2000

Some users have been alarmed today by reports from NIPC about a new Trojan horse called Erap Estrada or Philippines Trojan horse. According to the NIPC alert an email is spreading with the subject line "Erap Estrada" (the nickname of the President of the Philippines, Joseph Estrada) with a malicious attachment.

04 Sep 2000

Sophos, the world leader in corporate anti-virus solutions, today announced that Sophos Anti-Virus for NetWare has been awarded the VB 100% award in the September 2000 edition of Virus Bulletin, outperforming products such as Network Associates NetShield.

01 Sep 2000

Sophos Anti-Virus, one of the world's leading developers of corporate virus protection, and Cequrux Technologies, a premier provider of security software for Internet, Intranet and Extranet applications, have announced a strategic partnership.

01 Sep 2000

This is the latest in a series of monthly charts counting down the ten most frequently occurring viruses as compiled by Sophos, worldwide leaders in anti-virus protection.

01 Sep 2000