NEWS FROM THE LAB - Sunday, December 26, 2004

Computer problem grounds holiday flights Posted by Mikko @ 06:07 GMT

Comair airlines canceled all of it's flights on Saturday 25th of December and Sunday 26th of December, leaving thousands of travellers stranded on airports.

According to CNN, "The computer system Comair uses to book pilots for flights broke down. Comair could not pinpoint a reason for the computer crash and could not say why there was no backup system."

F-Secure has no reason to suspect computer virus problems at this time.

Image from www.comair.com on 26th of December 2004