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Alerts Warn Of Massive New Worm

A spokesperson for engineers told TechNewsWorld late Friday that new exploits are possible for the ASN.1 and LSASS buffer overflow vulnerability in Windows machines.

“At this point, we can report that we are seeing a statistical deviation in normal traffic patters, and we have identified multiple exploits in the wild,” Charles Kaplan, Information Security Officer for the MSS division at VeriSign, told TechNewsWorld. “Although these exploits have not materialized into a worm, with the information we have today, an attack early next week is likely.”

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