Backups [was Re: Is tape dead?]

Fred Cisin cisin at
Fri Sep 18 09:55:46 CDT 2015

On Fri, 18 Sep 2015, John Foust wrote:
> As to why your antivirus didn't see it... there's always a few days
> before the latest infection mechanisms are documented and added to
> the AV updates.

CryptoLocker has been around for a year.  I don't think that McAfee nor 
AVG see it.  "Well, it's not a VIRUS, . . ."

> When I first heard about Cryptolocker, I wanted to give up consulting
> and find a different career.

Is there a way to crowdfund a hit?

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