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RE: Re: New Virus under way ...
From: Nick FitzGerald <nick () virus-l demon co uk>
Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 12:32:36 +1300
"Schmehl, Paul L" <pauls () utdallas edu> wrote:
come to think of it. what will be the names of the viruses
after Bagle.Z ?
Obvious, ain't it?
Its an (English) alphabetic counting system...
And on and on it goes, and where it ends, nobody knows.......
The most extreme example I am aware of is the Laroux family of Excel
VBA macro viruses -- the most recently discovered variant of this
family is officially known as W97M/Laroux.OT, but the rate of new
discoveries in this family has slowed greatly, so I doubt it will ever
reach the .AAA stage...
Full-Disclosure - We believe in it.
RE: Re: New Virus under way ... Jos Osborne (Mar 19)
Re: New Virus under way ... David Schultz (Mar 19)