terremoto writes: New Zealand has been in the path of a severe winter storm since last Sunday. A 30 to 50-year event as far as it snow falling in some places is concerned (like the capital, Wellington). With unprecedented interest in the local weather, this was the perfect time for someone to subvert the ad server of the national weather service and dish out malware to a large number of PCs nationwide. Our workplace of ~400 PCs had about 10 strikes yesterday afternoon.
It isn't easy being the parent of a six-year-old. However, it's a pretty small
price to pay for having somebody around the house who understands computers.