has been observing increasing trend of IT security related discussion and information sharing about a worm variant called Conficker.C on the internet. It is expected that the enhanced version of previous worm variant Conficker.A and Conficker.B will trigger on the coming 1st of April. Security researchers believe, the latest outbreak of Conficker variant C began first spreading at roughly 6 p.m. PST, 4 March 2009 (5 March UTC). would like to highlight that this is not a new outbreak nor a new piece of malware. Removal and mitigation strategies were highlighted in our previous advisory.