The recent ILOVEYOU worm, was the most widely spread virus or worm reported as of yet. With so many anti-virus vendors to choose from, which one should you select? The three selection components are: the advisory, the anti-virus tool itself, and the price. This note takes a look at the advisories, and ranks them according to usability.
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be called an update, pattern, or definition. The advisory explains the scope and details of the virus, noting which files, directories, and registry keys are affected, and how the available downloadable anti-virus pattern, update, or tool fixes the problems at hand. Viruses and worms are not exactly the same, but for the purposes of this article, we will use the word virus interchangeably since the products for controlling these destructive pieces of code are known as Anti-virus Products even though