Microsoft-Led Task Force Busts 'Waledac' Botnet

“Microsoft joined experts from Symantec, The Shawdowserver Foundation,
International Secure Systems Lab, several universities and others in
an effort code-named “Operation b49” to file a legal injunction –
“Microsoft Corporation v. John Does 1-27, et. al.” – against
unidentified “bot herders” allegedly behind the Waledac botnet. …
Symantec identifies Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows Me,
Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003 Windows 2000 as systems
with vulnerabilities that could be affected by Waledac.”
(February 26, 2010 cite:

lets see, this been going on since 1995, its about time M$ moved in an
industry coordinated way, huh?


All are in the same boat. A joint marketing effort.

Ah, LEDs are so last century. LCD displays are where it’s at now. :wink: lol!