The Conficker worm: what you need to know

The new computer worm called Conficker has been in the news a lot lately. We’ll admit that the reports can be confusing, even to us.  But the most important fact about the Conficker worm is that it can be dangerous and you may be at risk if you or your computer administrator have fallen behind in security updates.

 

Here’s what you need to know:

 

About the Author
Eve Blakemore

Group Manager, Trustworthy Computing

Eve Blakemore is a Group Manager for Trustworthy Computing who delivers consumer guidance around the latest trends in security and privacy. Eve joined Microsoft in 1998 and has worked in corporate and field roles with Microsoft Learning, US Public Sector, Read more »