'Love Bug' virus infects 120 computers in Japangreenspun.com : LUSENET : Grassroots Information Coordination Center (GICC) : One Thread
TOKYO, May 8 'Love Bug' virus infects 120 computers in Japan
At least 120 computers have been infected with the crippling ''Love Bug'' computer virus as of 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Japan, anti-computer virus software developer Trend Micro Inc. said.
The company said an on-line measurement it conducted showed more than 100,000 e-mail messages tainted with the virus entered Japanese computer systems.
-- Martin Thompson (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 09, 2000
If the Love Bug only affected 120 computers in a country the size of Japan, they sure got off easy.
-- Uncle Fred (email@example.com), May 10, 2000.
Only 120 computers? Who are they kidding? Everybody got clobbered worse than that.
-- Billiver (firstname.lastname@example.org), May 10, 2000.
What about all those people in other countries who received Love-Bug emails sent by those 120 computers?
-- Observer (email@example.com), May 10, 2000.