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> Virus authors use Wikipedia to spread malware, "We got the idea from article authors," say hackers
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 2:22am
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Wikipedia link led to virus site
Sydney Morning Herald, Australia - 42 minutes ago
The free-for-all nature of Wikipedia has not only left it open to plagiarism; it's also made the encyclopaedia a vehicle for spreading malware. ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 2:25am
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The free-for-all nature of Wikipedia has not only left it open to plagiarism; it's also made the encyclopaedia a vehicle for spreading malware.

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post Mon 6th November 2006, 2:21am
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Wikipedia link led to virus site
The Age, Australia - 1 hour ago
The free-for-all nature of Wikipedia has not only left it open to plagiarism; it's also made the encyclopaedia a vehicle for spreading malware. ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 2:15am
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Hackers use Wikipedia to spread malware
PC Authority, Australia - 2 hours ago
Sophos discovered that hackers had created an article on the German edition of Wikipedia containing false information about a new version of the Blaster worm ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 5:09am
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Wikipedia link led to virus site
The Age, Australia - 1 hour ago
The free-for-all nature of Wikipedia has not only left it open to plagiarism; it's also made the encyclopaedia a vehicle for spreading malware. ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 5:16am
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The free-for-all nature of Wikipedia has not only left it open to plagiarism; it's also made the encyclopaedia a vehicle for spreading malware. -

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post Mon 6th November 2006, 8:57am
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Wikipedia gives you malware
Inquirer, UK - 20 minutes ago
By Nick Farrell: Monday 06 November 2006, 08:47. INSECURITY outfit Sophos says that crackers are using the online encyclopaedia Wikipedia to spread viruses. ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 9:05am
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INSECURITY outfit Sophos says that crackers are using the online encyclopaedia Wikipedia to spread viruses.

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post Mon 6th November 2006, 10:23am
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Virus creators target Wikipedia
BBC News, UK - 38 minutes ago
Malicious hackers have turned to Wikipedia to try to help them catch out PC users. ... The booby-trapped page on the German Wikipedia has now been removed. ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 10:09am
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Malware writers have taken advantage of Wikipedia?s policy of openness by attempting to use the site to insert malicious code onto users PCs, according to a report on Techworld.

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post Mon 6th November 2006, 11:48am
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Wikipedia infected by malware
Pocket-lint.co.uk, UK - 13 minutes ago
by Amber Maitland. 6 November 2006 - Wikipedia’s open contribution system has resulted in the spread of malware after hackers booby-trapped one of its pages. ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 11:25am
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Wikipedia hijacked by hackers
Web User, UK - 1 hour ago
Sophos has alerted internet users to a potential security risk that could be encountered by following advice posted on a Wikipedia page. ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 12:56pm
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Malicious code planted in Wikipedia
Computerworld, MA - 8 minutes ago
November 06, 2006 (IDG News Service) -- Malware writers have used a Wikipedia article and special storage features to attempt to plant malicious code on ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 1:45pm
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Sophos has alerted internet users to a potential security risk that could be encountered by following advice posted on a Wikipedia page. The offending page was in the German edition of Wikipedia.

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post Mon 6th November 2006, 2:18pm
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<img src=http://news.google.com/news?imgefp=yhuKszkNs0EJ&imgurl=www.playfuls.com/scitech/gimages/wikipedia2.jpg width=80 height=60 alt="" border=1>Wikipedia Provides Knowledge and… Malware
Playfuls.com, Romania - 18 minutes ago
... Wikipedia was launched as an English language project on January 15, 2001 as a complement to the expert-written and now defunct Nupedia. ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 2:45pm
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Wikipedia used to spread malicious code
CNET News.com, CA - 23 minutes ago
By Tom Espiner. A Wikipedia page has been used by hackers in an attempt to spread malicious code. It's not clear how long the vandalized ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 3:58pm
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Wikipedia Hijacked (Briefly)
PC World - 10 minutes ago
Malware writers have used a Wikipedia article and special storage features to attempt to plant malicious code on unsuspecting users' systems, the online ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 4:45pm
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<img src=http://news.google.com/news?imgefp=t_8MDuzlaEIJ&imgurl=www.bit-tech.net/news_images/Wikipedia_gets_malware/article_img.jpg width=79 height=66 alt="" border=1>Wikipedia gets malware
bit-tech.net, UK - 24 minutes ago
Wikipedia's wonderful ability to allow nearly anyone to edit a page has finally shown its dark side. Users of the German site had ...
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post Mon 6th November 2006, 5:02pm
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c|net - "A Wikipedia page has been used by hackers in an attempt to spread malicious code.

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post Mon 6th November 2006, 4:58pm
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Wikipedia used to spread malicious code
ZDNet - 43 minutes ago
By Tom Espiner, ZDNet (UK). A Wikipedia page has been used by hackers in an attempt to spread malicious code. It's not clear how ...
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