The W-32/Hoots-A worm attempts to print an image of this friendly owl whenever it strikes.
Over and over again the Internet confirms all of my beliefs in humanity — base, corrupt, lustful, whimsical, odd, lonely and often, incredibly kind.
Today is no exception. There is a new worm out there: W-32/Hoots-A. It spreads, infects computers, brings doomsday ever closer, endangers our children and prints out pictures of a weird white owl on every printer it can find. With "O RLY!" on the bottom.
I'm not sure what more to say about it. Malware is never a good thing, but I wholeheartedly approve of the intrinsic geeky weirdness of it all. God bless the Internets.