Thu, Dec 20 2007 15:31
Google Exterminates Its 'Orkut' Worm
Google says it has repaired a security issue in its Orkut social networking site that allowed a worm to propagate among at least 400,000 Orkut users.
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"Google takes the security of our users very seriously," a company
spokesperson said in an e-mail Wednesday evening. "We worked quickly to
implement a fix for the issue recently reported in Orkut. We also took
steps to help prevent similar problems in the future. Service to Orkut
was not disrupted during this time."
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