June 2002

A widespread internet worm has launched an attack on the Pakistani government's website and is encouraging Indian hackers and virus writers to join forces and attack Pakistan.

28 Jun 2002

GameSpy, a website that delivers live multiplayer gaming to thousands of users around the world, has acknowledged that it unwittingly distributed a virus earlier this week.

28 Jun 2002

A number of customers have contacted Sophos technical support concerned that they may have received a virus via email from Sophos.

26 Jun 2002

Sophos has received an increasing number of reports in the past few days of the W32/Yaha-E worm infecting user's computers.

24 Jun 2002

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, has today unveiled a new partner program designed to rapidly boost the growth of its channel sales throughout Australia and New Zealand.

20 Jun 2002

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus solutions, and Qubux, a leading provider of server appliance solutions, have partnered to extend anti-virus protection in conjunction with Qubux's internet filtering solution for the Sun Cobalt line of server appliances.

19 Jun 2002

Paul Glenerson B. Amurao, a 21 year old Filipino, has claimed in a media interview to be the author of the first virus to attempt to infect .JPG graphic files.

18 Jun 2002

Microsoft has confirmed that it accidentally distributed to developers a copy of the W32/Nimda virus in Korean versions of its Visual Studio.net package.

17 Jun 2002

Sophos has announced the availability of a new version of Enterprise Manager, the next generation Sophos Anti-Virus administration tool which provides automatic distribution of the very latest virus protection updates and Sophos applications as well as offering on-demand updates.

17 Jun 2002

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, today called for the anti-virus industry to act responsibly in light of the discovery of the first virus capable of infecting JPEG graphic files.

14 Jun 2002

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus solutions, and CipherTrust, developer of IronMail, the first comprehensive secure messaging appliance for enterprise and corporate message providers, have partnered to promote the importance of network security by holding an educational seminar entitled: "Viruses, Worms, and Beyond: Protect Your Network From the Next Generation of Threats."

13 Jun 2002

Most businesses today recognise that good, up-to-date anti-virus software is an essential part of the defence against malware threats. However, it is not the complete solution.

12 Jun 2002

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, has been named in the second annual "Tornado Insider 100"

12 Jun 2002

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, will be discussing the latest developments in the virus-fighting industry, including its new automatic anti-virus distribution tool - Enterprise Manager - at Networks Telecom, 25-27 June 2002. Sophos can be found on stand F60, at the Birmingham NEC.

12 Jun 2002

Sophos Anti-Virus, a global leader in corporate anti-virus protection, has promoted Mr Philip Kemp to the newly created position of OEM Sales Manager, Asia Pacific.

11 Jun 2002

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, today advised computer users of the threat posed by a new virus which tries to exploit workers desperate to find out the latest scores from the World Cup in S Korea/Japan.

07 Jun 2002

Sophos warns of latest threat and rounds up celebrity virus 'dirty dozen'.

06 Jun 2002

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, today announced that Sophos Anti-Virus for Windows XP has been awarded the VB 100% award in the June 2002 edition of Virus Bulletin.

05 Jun 2002

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, today announced the appointment of its first certified partner in Scotland.

05 Jun 2002

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus solutions, and Sandvine Incorporated, developer of innovative network-based products and solutions for service providers, today announced a partnership that will allow service providers of internet access the ability to offer their residential subscribers network-based virus protection using Sophos's powerful virus scanning engine.

05 Jun 2002

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, today announced that its anti-virus software has been selected by Universiti Malaya to protect its enterprise network against viruses, worms and Trojans.

03 Jun 2002