German ministry replaced brand new PCs infected with Conficker worm..........

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  1. TheKid7

    TheKid7 Registered Member

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    German ministry replaced brand new PCs infected with Conficker worm, rather than disinfect them:
    http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/05/01/german-replaced-pcs-conficker/
     
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    I think that a partial explanation can be found inside the article:
    Maybe they should realize that hiring more people in IT related jobs is not such a bad idea...
     
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    Why throw and not simple wipe the hard drives? And why not donate them?
     
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