From brand new laptop to infected by pressing 'on'
Published 09/13/2012, The Jamestown Sun
WASHINGTON (AP) — A customer in Shenzhen, China, took a brand new laptop out of its box and booted it up for the first time. But as the screen lit up, the computer began taking on a life of its own. The machine, triggered by a virus hidden in its hard drive, began searching across the Internet for another computer.Word count: 1061
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.