Nimda Simba19 Sep 2001
AOL/Time/Warner/Netscape/CNN is a worldwide media company, so they have to twist the news differently for different parts of the world.
In the US
|In Asia||WAR AGAINST TERRORISM|
I guess if the war is going to be fought in your backyard, you don't get a special graphic.
After gloating on inessential that the Nimda worm had nothing to do with me, since I work at a unix firm, I ended up spending the whole day having to do with it... or more correctly, making sure it had nothing to do with us. On the web side, a squid proxy server can be configured to keep it out. Nimda is a DoB (Denial of Bandwidth) attack, which in the end translates into DoM (Denial of Money).