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Virus attacks US Marshals' computers

May 22, 2009, 15:02 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Devlin Barrett)

[ Thanks to Scott for this link. ]

"The U.S. Marshals confirmed it disconnected from the Justice Department's computers as a protective measure after being hit by the virus; an FBI official said only that that agency was experiencing similar issues and was working on the problem.

""We too are evaluating a network issue on our external, unclassified network that's affecting several government agencies," said FBI spokesman Mike Kortan. He did not elaborate or identify the other agencies."

Wow, those sneaky "computer" viruses! Nobody is safe-- ed.

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