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Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by jimi, Dec 26, 2001.

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  1. jimi

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    any ideas on this one [email protected] - doesn't seem to be damaging anything on our network - mcafee, norteon, sophos all say we've got beta fixes as of now - sure moves like wild fire - now to all that like to play with this wonderful coding your [email protected]@ holes!!!!!!:mad:
     
  2. SavvyLady

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    http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/[email protected]
    This worm comes in an email message with a subject of Fw: Scherzo! and an attachment named javascript.exe. The body of the email contains a message in Italian.

    DAMAGE:
    Large scale e-mailing: All addresses in the Windows Address book

    Removal
    This measures the skill level needed to remove the threat from a given computer. Removal sometimes involves deleting files and modifying registry entries. The three levels are difficult (requires an experienced technician), moderate (requires some expertise), and easy (requires little or no expertise).

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    NOTE: Virus definitions that can detect and remove [email protected] will be included in LiveUpdate after 12/26/2001



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