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Re: New MyDoom variant
From: Marc Hultquist <marc () cks co za>
Date: Thu, 5 Aug 2004 06:55:25 +0200

We have recently had a few mydoom-o virus's appearing with a file name of 
text.zip. No harm was done, but then seem to be arriving quite alot.

On Wednesday, 4 August 2004 21:18, "Elliott C. Bäck" wrote:
  According to Computer Associates:

"cmd
bat
com
exe
pif
scr

The attachment name may also be the e-mail address of the  recipient.

The attachment could also be in a ZIP archive, and can have a "double
extension", with "doc", "txt", "htm" or "html" followed by many spaces,
then the real extension."

http://www3.ca.com/securityadvisor/virusinfo/virus.aspx?id=39711

Elliott C. Bäck
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Paul Kurczaba wrote:
What extension does the attachment have (exe, pif, zip)?

-Paul
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