New variant of MyDoom?
arringtp at MUSC.EDU
Mon Feb 23 23:07:22 GMT 2004
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#[mailto:MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK] On Behalf Of Michael St. Laurent
#Sent: Monday, February 23, 2004 5:54 PM
#To: MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK
#Subject: Re: [MAILSCANNER] New variant of MyDoom?
#Bob Jones <mailto:bob.jones at USG.EDU> wrote:
#> Hey all... we have recieved a few messages with .zip
#> aren't caught by the latest McAfee which seem to be a new variang of
#> MyDoom. All the virus company's websites are very slow right now so
#> I'm assuming this is hitting a lot of people. We have temporarily
#> started blocking .zip attachments until we get definitions that can
#> recognize it. Just a heads up...
#Thanks for the heads-up.
Thanks from me, too. Thought it might be this:
(I use McAfee) They are not officially releasing a definition for this
until next week. I installed their extra.dat file and immediately started
seeing hits in the mail log.
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