January 27th, 2005, 08:21 PM
More Bagle's...not the good kind
Beagle.AZ - Symantec has it as a 3
Looks like the same old stuff.
Since the threat appeared outside business hours in the United States, Trend Micro believes the virus was contained relatively quickly and should pose only a minor threat to the large corporations that it was likely aimed at.
Ah spring, when a young man's fancy turns to .... sitting in his room writing evil code.
However, Perry highlighted the fact that the most dangerous time of the year for viruses, which typically stretches from March until May, is about to begin. He said the resurgence of Bagle, which has cooled down over the last few months, may be tied to the one year anniversary of the threat's launch in 2004.
\"You got a mouth like an outboard motor..all the time putt putt putt\" - Foghorn Leghorn
January 27th, 2005, 11:19 PM
Don't forget "Young Women", there are some "top" female viral code writters ..
shows that besides our AV tools, one still need s OBSERVATION to help protect oneself..
"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
January 28th, 2005, 01:59 AM
Yeah, this Beagle/Bagle worm has varianted twice through the alphabet. I didn't think this nasty had been around that long, but there it is.
I'm starting to find some variants of trojans that aren't being immediately detected.