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Symantec website under DDoS attack

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Symantec website under DDoS attack

An email worm is recruiting computers for a coordinated attack on antivirus vendor Symantec’s website.

Since Friday, email filtering vendor MessageLabs has intercepted 13,717 copies of the worm, dubbed Breatel.A-mm, and has issued a medium-level warning.

The worm travels as an email attachment, under the subject lines: “Message could not be delivered”, “Error”, or “Mail Delivery System”.

Read the complete story. (silicon.com)