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Nasty Virus Alert! - Nimda #4376
09/19/01 06:13 PM
09/19/01 06:13 PM
Bill Addiss  Offline OP
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Nimda looks Nasty!
Make sure that your Anti-virus software is up-to-date and running.

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.. the attachment can be executed even if the user does not open it and without the user's knowledge.
http://www.mcafee.com/anti-virus/viruses/nimda/default.asp?cid=2444

Bill

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Re: Nasty Virus Alert! - Nimda #4377
09/19/01 09:47 PM
09/19/01 09:47 PM
sparky66wv  Offline
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Joined: Nov 2000
Posts: 2,236
West Virginia
Go here to get a list of options to avoid and/or fix the Nimda Virus...

It's a virus unlike any other...

Apparently, upgrading to IE 6.0 will prevent the problem...

[This message has been edited by sparky66wv (edited 09-19-2001).]


-Virgil
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Re: Nasty Virus Alert! - Nimda #4378
09/19/01 10:04 PM
09/19/01 10:04 PM
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Anonymous
Unregistered

... So will upgrading to Netscape of any version.

Re: Nasty Virus Alert! - Nimda #4379
09/19/01 10:39 PM
09/19/01 10:39 PM
sparky66wv  Offline
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West Virginia
Go all the way and get a Mac...


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Re: Nasty Virus Alert! - Nimda #4380
09/19/01 11:08 PM
09/19/01 11:08 PM
electure  Offline

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Posts: 4,274
Fullerton, CA USA
Thanks, we sure don't need any more of those vulgar bugs floating around again.


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