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Re: Worm probes
From: Jared Mauch <jared () puck Nether net>
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2001 12:46:41 -0400
I just got an e-mail with
Subject: Central Command News for 09/14/2001 (Virus Update Notification)
It had readme.exe attached to it. Obviously one should not
Time to create a new .procmail rule.
On Tue, Sep 18, 2001 at 11:23:30AM -0500, Tim Winders wrote:
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I just received this update from Sophos. Perhaps this is the virus that
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W32/Nimda-A is an email-aware virus that spreads using an
attached filename of README.EXE.
Sophos researchers are continuing to examine the virus and will
be posting a more detailed description of the virus on the
Sophos website once the analysis is complete.
Jared Mauch | pgp key available via finger from jared () puck nether net
clue++; | http://puck.nether.net/~jared/ My statements are only mine.
Re: Worm probes Daniel Senie (Sep 18)