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#130919 - 06/11/01 09:32 PM Virus Warning
Bill Addiss Offline
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I believe that I have seen a Virus today that was received as an attachment called "NEW_NAPSTER_SITE.DOC.SCR" If you receiive something with this name or similar do not open it. I did not find any info on it specifically, but it was identified by McaFee as a virus.

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#130920 - 06/11/01 10:50 PM Re: Virus Warning
Bill Addiss Offline
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Posts: 3875
Loc: NY, USA
I found some info on this virus:
http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/w32.badtrans.13312@mm.html

Note: there could be other names that this comes as:

Pics.ZIP.scr
images.pif
README.TXT.pif
New_Napster_Site.DOC.scr
news_doc.scr
hamster.ZIP.scr
YOU_are_FAT!.TXT.pif
searchURL.scr
SETUP.pif
Card.pif
Me_nude.AVI.pif
Sorry_about_yesterday.DOC.pif
s3msong.MP3.pif
docs.scr
Humor.TXT.pif
fun.pif

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