SoBig: What You Need to Know
SoBig is turning into as much of a monster as last week's powerful Blaster virus attack. Read this and learn what it really does and how to beat it. (PCMag.com)We may well look back on these past two weeks as the moment when we finally got serious about system security. The double whammy of Blaster and now SoBig has sent hundreds of thousands of home users and many network administrators reeling as systems crash, servers collapse under the weight of a spam-like e-mail onslaught and users worry about whats coming next. Its made everyone reexamine how we protect our systems.
No one knows for sure when there will be another, similar virus attack, but we know that more are coming. Fortunately