May 31st, 2003, 04:52 PM
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..
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:
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
May 31st, 2003, 06:41 PM
Nice info we have to be ready for those nusty viruses.