September 2001

A Dutch court today sentenced the writer of the Anna Kournikova virus. Jan de Wit, aka OnTheFly, has the been given the choice of 150 hours community service or 75 days in jail for unleashing the virus.

27 Sep 2001

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, issued an advisory about a mass-mailing computer worm that calls for a vote on whether America should go to war.

25 Sep 2001

Sophos today announced that three of its authorities on the anti-virus industry will be addressing the Virus Bulletin conference being held 27-28 September 2001, at the Hilton Prague, Czech Republic.

24 Sep 2001

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, is urging all website administrators to plug the holes in their systems in the wake of the Nimda virus.

21 Sep 2001

Microsoft has published information on its website about what steps users and businesses should take to ensure their systems are adequately protected against the W32/Nimda-A virus.

19 Sep 2001

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, is today warning users to be on their guard against a destructive new virus called W32/Nimda-A. Sophos has already received hundreds of reports of the virus in the wild.

19 Sep 2001

Sophos Anti-Virus is calling for businesses to report virus infections to the authorities, in order to provide evidence of the amount of damage viruses can cause.

14 Sep 2001

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus solutions, today released the latest in a series of monthly charts counting down the ten most frequently occurring viruses.

05 Sep 2001