The media have associated a number of destructive hoaxes with 4chan: people need some historical perspective on how the site actually works.
Major world events always bring with them an upsurge in related spam and the election and inauguration of a new Pope is no exception.
CNN reported that there a new sleeper virus out there. http://www.cnn.com/2009/TECH/ptech/01/16/virus.downadup/index.html There is nothing sleepy about the Conficker worm, it is wide awake and looking for people who are asleep at the security wheel. CNN reports that Conficker could allow hackers to steal personal and financial data, and they also report that it “it is