Stories by Terho Uimonen and Margret Johnston

Love Bug Morphs into Mother's Day Gift Bomb

Users should beware of e-mail messages with the subject line "Mothers Day Gift Confirmation." Attached in the message is one the latest variants of the "Love Letter" worm that since yesterday has hit millions of computers around the world -- carrying the same destructive load.

UPDATE: ScanSoft to Acquire Caere

ScanSoft Inc. has announced a definitive agreement to acquire Caere Corp. in a deal valued at over US$140 million. By joining forces, the two companies aim to create what they billed as a world-class digital imaging software company.