(OT) computer virus on laptops ISS....

From: Marco Langbroek (marco.langbroek@wanadoo.nl)
Date: Wed Aug 27 2008 - 10:33:03 UTC

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    http://www.spaceref.com/news/viewnews.html?id=1305
    
    A computer virus (reportedly the W32.Gammima.AG worm) has infected laptops 
    onboard the ISS. As it are individual laptops, the ISS systems itself are not 
    compromised though.
    
    - Marco
    
    PS: they should worry if the virus produces a screen with "all your base are 
    belong to us..."  ;-p
    
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