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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-04-01, 11:52 AM Thread Starter
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OT: Virus Warning

Watch out for the latest Virus. W32.Goner@mm

Virus Characteristics
This mass mailing worm attempts to send itself using Microsoft Outlook to all entries found in the Outlook Address book. It uses ICQ to spread as well. It arrives in an email message containing the following information:
Subject: Hi
How are you ?
When I saw this screen saver, I immediately thought about you
I am in a harry, I promise you will love it!

Attachment: GONE.SCR

Running this attachment infects the local system.

update your AV Protection ASAP


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characterized by their long wings and their method of hunting, which is to rise above and swoop down on their prey.
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I got a .scr attachment the other day, no harm done because I deleted it. I've been getting heaps of other virus type things as well lately, one with an attachment something along the lines of fun.mp3.pcf. Straight to trash can for these babies. Thanks for the warning though.

You know, somebody actually complimented me on my driving today. They left a little note on the windscreen. It said, 'Parking Fine.'So that was nice.

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Same here. Been flooded with with this crap. All filed under "Arr" for "Arrivedercie" :s5

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