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Welcome to the World Wide Web Site of The WildList Organization International, the world's premier source of information on which viruses are spreading In the Wild. But don't take our word for it. Read what PC Magazine, MSNBC and others have to say about us here.

We've just added a new section, THANKS, to show our appreciation for all those who have helped us out over the years.

We're also in the process of re-doing our WWW site, adding features which you've asked for. For starters, we're going to be providing Virus Descriptions of the In the Wild (ItW) viruses. Please keep in mind that your Antivirus product vendor is still the best source of information regarding the technical support of their products.

Names, names, names. How are viruses named? Which name is the 'correct' names? Read 'How Scientific Naming Works' by Joe Wells.

We've also added a FAQ, which will be updated when we receive new questions from users.

The WildList archives are still on-line, and we've made note of a few places you can find decent tests of antivirus software in our 'Product Testing' section. This area will be expanding to include published papers on the topic.

We're now offering the e-mail addresses of The WildList Reporters in easy-to-use format, as well as biographies of these world-class experts.. You can read their stories in their own words. We're constantly updating this section as we add new reporters, so if you don't see a reporter from your area, chances are you'll find one here in the near future.

Many of you have written us wishing to learn more about becoming WildList Reporters. You can read more about that in our 'Report a Virus Incident' section.

We hope you find our WWW site useful.

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