05TuesdayNOV 2013

Just a bit scarier, though – From ArsTechnica

Like a super strain of bacteria, the rootkit plaguing Dragos Ruiu is omnipotent

I’m glad to see a decent review of the situation – some of the ‘news’ headlines truly were terrifying; however, it’s nice to have a new area of attack to walk about figuring out how to disarm – blue tape on microphones, perhaps? Looks lovely next to the piece over the camera!
Here’s another article from Infoworld with the TerrorAlertGoesTo11!!!!! turned down to a much more reasonable level; this is certainly a nasty bug, but we can keep it from destroying our efforts with a bit of mindfulness.