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Virus Alert ....

Discussion in 'TRIBE Main Forum' started by 0Mango0, Aug 22, 2003.

  1. 0Mango0

    0Mango0 TRIBE Member

    Virus Alert

    A new strain of one of the most virulent e-mail mass mailing virus, is infecting computers across the globe rapidly.

    The new virus, named 'W32.Sobig.F@mm' attacks Windows users via e-mail and shared networks drives. It also deposits a Trojan horse, or hacker back door, that attempts to send itself to email addresses found on an infected system.

    The worm may use the address admin@internet.com as Sobig.F is easy to recognize when it spreads via e-mail, as it reaches the computer in a message with the following characteristics

    Subject:
    Re: Details
    Re: Approved
    Re: Re: My details
    Re: Thank you!
    Re: That movie
    Re: Wicked screensaver
    Re: Your application
    Thank you!
    Your details

    Body:
    See the attached file for details
    Please see the attached file for details.


    Attachment:
    your_document.pif
    document_all.pif
    thank_you.pif
    your_details.pif
    details.pif
    document_9446.pif
    application.pif
    wicked_scr.scr
    movie0045.pif


    http://www.tribemagazine.com/board/showthread.php?s=&threadid=47279
     
  2. Vote Quimby

    Vote Quimby TRIBE Member

  3. Spinsah

    Spinsah TRIBE Member

  4. kat

    kat TRIBE Member

    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    YEAA YEAAA YEAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA

    but thanks for comin' out!
     
  5. D-Monic

    D-Monic TRIBE Member

    I chuckle everytime I get one of these, 'cause they can't effect me... but in the past 2 day I've recieved over 50.
     
  6. Yourmamas

    Yourmamas TRIBE Member

    The Green Guy will be a dead horse shortly.
     
  7. labRat

    labRat TRIBE Member

    okay - wtf is with hotmail.

    i only use my hotmail addy for msn, not email. but i do check it once in a while just in case someone sends me something to there.

    there is a rediculous amount of automated replies about undelivered email with 100k attachments. of course, non of which i've sent.

    hotmail is getting shut down. big time.
     
  8. R4V4G3D_SKU11S

    R4V4G3D_SKU11S TRIBE Member

    What does the virus do?

    I have been getting tons of these.
     
  9. The Watcher

    The Watcher TRIBE Member

    There's one easy way to find out Kev.

    *CLICK CLICK*
     

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