MSBlast infection: 8 to 16 million computers!

CNET News.com reports that Microsoft has determined, using the Windows Update process, that the number of infected windows systems is orders of magnitude greater than the numbers previously estimated by security firms and academics. Chilling.

MSBlast epidemic far larger than believed. “Researchers previously estimated that the virus infected hundreds of thousands of computers. The latest information from Microsoft indicates that the worm compromised millions of systems.”

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