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(From The Moscow Times)
MyDoom, the fastest-proliferating computer virus ever, has been traced to Russia.
Using location-sensing software, Kaspersky Labs has traced the first e-mails infected with MyDoom back to addresses with Russian Internet providers.
"It's scary, but most serious viruses are written in Russia," said Denis Zenkov, spokesman for Kaspersky, the country's largest anti-virus software company.
Ever since it first appeared Monday night, the virus has managed to latch onto every 12th e-mail sent, slowing down Internet traffic around the world.
"This virus can only be compared to chemical warfare, an indiscriminate weapon of mass destruction," said Mikhail Yakushev, a legal adviser for Microsoft in …