"The Santy worm and its variants affect only targeted bulletin board sites and do not pose a threat to Web surfers who visit them."

What motivates people to do this kind of thing, anyway? Some wierd power trip?

http://news.com.com/Google+worm+targ...3-5504769.html

"Security researchers have found several flaws in the last few months in Google's popular, albeit still in test mode, products. This week, university researchers publicized a flaw they found in the company's desktop search product, which could have opened users to attack from the Internet."

http://news.com.com/Googles+search+f...41.html?tag=nl