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infections of another kind
Posted By: BB <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Tuesday, 30 April 2002, at 11:23 p.m.
just a word to the wise....
For the past few days I've been receiving delivery failure notices for email I did not send. That is to say it was generated by a system infected with a virus. The virus that this system is infected with is one of the KLEZ worm varients. Beautiful little thing ;) Details on the viris can be found here http://www.antivirus.com/vinfo/virusencyclo/default5.asp?VName=WORM_KLEZ.H&VSect=T
The way this one works is it sends infected mail to addresses it finds in files and the address book. The sender is also derived from the same source. In other words if Dave