Overheard: Word of the Day

Oct 30 2009   12:51PM GMT

Overheard – Kill a Zombie Day

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

“IT security and data protection company, Sophos, has called on computer users around the world to participate in “Kill-A-Zombie Day” on Saturday 31st October, also known as Halloween. Billions of spam messages are sent every day, with over 99% determined to be relayed from innocent users’ computers that have been hijacked and turned into a zombie.”

Kansas City InfoZine, International Kill-a-Zombie Day Will be a Thriller for Halloween

Today’s WhatIs.com Word of the Day is pulsing zombie.  Happy Halloween!

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