2004-01-30: Weblog for Mydoom Incident Started

Monday, the 26th of January, 2004: Mydoom started spreading.

Today it's been exactly 10 years since the massive Mydoom email worm outbreak. http://t.co/SLskpyrgnw pic.twitter.com/Ip03yD2gRb

— Mikko Hypponen (@mikko) January 26, 2014

And on Friday, the 30th of January, 2004: the universe’s first antivirus blog was born!

Weblog for Mydoom Incident Started

Then Sunday…

It's Sunday

Continuing to this very day!

Thank you, loyal readers.

To quote Mikko: “I’ve never had an uninteresting day at work.” And the mission of this blog? To share some of the fun.

Code Warriors:

FSHQ's lobby.

Lab coats:


Alexey, Jusu, Jarno, and Jarkko:


Helsinki + Kuala Lumpur:

Everybody together.

Ero in action:

Ero in action.

Mika the virenjager:


Antti’s phish story:



Not really bagels, just bagel shaped bread.

Testing laptop locks:

Putting a Kensington lock to the test.

Most people don’t even know what a rootkit is…

Most people, I think, don't even know what a Rootkit is, so why should they care about it?

Happy Anniversary, News from the Lab!


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