Feds shift DNSChanger cut-off deadline to July

Extra month granted to clean up infected gear By John Leyden • 9th March 2012 18:07 GMT The FBI’s DNSChanger deadline extension has been approved by a US Federal Court, buying infected punters more time to clean up their systems. The move means that machines riddled with the Trojan will still be able to use temporary DNS Read More

Court: 4 More Months for DNSChanger-Infected PCs

Millions of PCs sickened by a global computer contagion known as DNSChanger were slated to have their life support yanked on March 8. But an order handed down Monday by a federal judge will delay that disconnection by 120 days to give companies, businesses and governments more time to respond to the epidemic. The reprieve Read More

The Day The Internet Will Break For Millions

  By Rod Rasmussen on January 11, 2012 The Day The Internet Will Break For Millions—A Looming Deadline in the Aftermath of ‘Operation Ghost Click’ Just two months ago, the Internet security community and international law enforcement scored a great victory on November 8, 2011, when news came out about Operation Ghost Click. This operation Read More