NEWS FROM THE LAB - Saturday, May 8, 2004

The end of NetSky and Sasser saga? Posted by Ero @ 09:40 GMT

According to recent news, a 18 year old boy has been arrested in northern Germany in relation to the Sasser worm:

The Australian
Google News

This may also be related to the creator/s of NetSky, as messages in the latest version of this worm claimed Sasser was created by the same group responsible for NetSky.

NetSky worms had launched DDoS attacks against German and Swiss educational and medical sites.

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TV Crew shooting home of the Sasser worm author (AFP)