Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Heads-Up**W32.Erah.A

  1. #1
    The Doctor Und3ertak3r's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2002


    More a case of if you are silly enough to open a message with a sus attachment...

    Here is the Symantec Speil.. I haven't checked any others .. I'm off to Par-Teee..


    Wild: Low
    Damage: Low
    Distribution: High

    W32.Erah.A@mm is a mass-mailing worm that sends itself to all the addresses in the Windows Address Book. The email message has the following characteristics:

    Subject: The subject line will be one of the following:

    FW: Your Hare is Balding
    RE: You New Hare
    FW: FW: FW: The Hare
    Attachment: <original worm filename>

    The above email routine will occur on the following days only:
    January 1
    February 14
    April 1
    April 21
    July 4
    August 12
    October 1
    November 14
    December 25

    Type: Worm
    Infection Length: 17,408 bytes
    Systems Affected: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me
    Systems Not Affected: Macintosh, OS/2, UNIX, Linux
    "Consumer technology now exceeds the average persons ability to comprehend how to use it..give up hope of them being able to understand how it works." - Me http://www.cybercrypt.co.nr

  2. #2
    Nice info we have to be ready for those nusty viruses.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts