Better batten down the hatches, storms are coming on all fronts. As the east coast readies itself for the imminent danger of Isabel, sys admins and anyone with a Windows machine should be readying for a different, though all-too-familiar, kind of threat:
"Last week the news was, 'It's coming, gotta get to (patching) quickly.' Now the news is 'It's here. We've seen it. We have it. You've gotta get to (patching) now."
A security company said Tuesday that it found an example of working computer source code that exploits the latest critical security hole disclosed by Microsoft Corp.