The Conficker Worm is scheduled to hit Computers at midnight tonight.
Here are some tips to help you so your computer will not be attacked
by this worm:
Most antivirus software could detect and block the Conficker worm, so if you have updated antivirus software on your computer, you are at a much lower risk of being infected by the Conficker worm.Â I use Panda IS 2009 and it updated daily.
Make sure that your Antivirus is updated and so is your Windows ( XP, Vista)
What is the Conficker Worm?
To help prevent getting infected by computer worms, follow these five steps:
Also, use caution before you open e-mail attachments, click links in e-mail, or before you accept file transfers.
Never open e-mail attachments from someone you don't know and avoid opening e-mail attachments from someone you do know, unless you are aware of exactly what the attachments are. The sender might not know that the attachment contains a worm.
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