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Conflicker Worm - April Fools Day Likely To Make Fools Out Of Us Either Way
The "Conflicker" worm is set to trigger on April 1st. This one is certainly getting a lot of press. If it goes off and causes a lot of harm everyone will look like fools for not taking it seriously. But if everyone spends tons of additional time and effort on detection and prevention and nothing happens you'll still look foolish. We've included links to basic prevention and removal information below.No Longer Supported

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