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ZDNet - Ryan Naraine Mentions the OC / Irnbot situation

"The botnet operator behind the virulent Nirbot Trojan is having a field day taunting anti-virus researchers.

While it is common to find messages and shout-outs buried in virus code, the person(s) behind Nirbot is rather talkative, leaving hostile threates directed at specific individuals, a strange apology for something involving "hospital computers" and even a mock CNN interview that discusses the bot's intent."

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"hospital computers"

It's possible the weird hospital reference point back to Christopher Maxwell's botfest that took down Northwest Hospital in the Seattle area. See:
A bit old school compared to the Quebec event, but the way these guys regurgitate code...