number of motor vehicle offices in Kentucky were unable to process
registrations as a new Internet worm attacked computers at several
state offices, The Louisville Courier-Journal reported Aug.
Governor's Office of Technology told the newspaper that the virus
did not enable its creators to access personal information held
in state machines. The current attack was similar in nature to the
Blaster virus that attacked computer a week before.
state official suggested that citizens call ahead before coming
in to renew registrations to make sure computers are working.