red worm

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: worm - terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soilred worm - terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil; often surfaces when the ground is cool or wet; used as bait by anglers
oligochaete, oligochaete worm - hermaphroditic terrestrial and aquatic annelids having bristles borne singly along the length of the body
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Secondary is largely made up of red worms and moles.
Through transparent and enterprise-wide countermeasures, a relatively minor feature of SiNic, called "Attack Intercept", renders the Code Red Worm harmless.
The world's users of some Microsoft operating systems have been put on alert to guard against the Code Red worm that could cause widespread slowdowns and sporadic Internet failures.
Damage estimates from the past Code Red worm and its variants reach billions of dollars globally.
Mutations of the Code Red worm may be missed by Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) that rely on known signatures," said Dr.
6lb cast with a small red worm bait which he cast to a far bank line and in came the bream, the best weighing about 5lb.
The Code Red worm caused chaos when it infected computers throughout Asia in August.
The Code Red worm, which re-directs hundreds-of-thousands servers of Web servers to the US Whitehouse web site, has been proliferating on millions of systems during past several days and is scheduled to strike the White House web site again 5:00 p.
a leading provider of IT security policy and infrastructure solutions, announced the availability of a free downloadable tool that will identify if a Web server system is vulnerable to the Code Red Worm.
It may look like a coiled, red worm - hence its name.
To demonstrate how anti-vulnerability works, a Code Red worm diagram is presented at http://www.
Previous outbreaks of the Code Red worm have already affected some 300,000 systems worldwide.