Most Recent Internet Explorer Bug Could Take on ‘Conficker’ Proportions

Recently, the Microsoft Company confirmed the existence of an Internet Explorer bug and is already working on a patch to deal with the problem. They have also recognized how the same bug could take on the proportions of the last Conficker attack.

AVG Technology’s chief research officer, Roger Thompson, stated that it may even be a bigger worm than Conficker and that the damages that it could cause once exploiting PC systems’ firewalls and exposes the system to the whole internet. Unlike Conficker which, when within a network, only then would do its damage.

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