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Nimda Worm

Nimda Worm

Nimda Worm

A new worm that exploits the same IIS vulnerbility as Blue Code has hit the net. This one, however can also infect Outlook users, too. The worm arrives in an attachment that is titled "Readme.EXE." Outlook users only need to preview the e-mail to be infected. See www.securityfocus.com/news/253 for more information. Several antivirus vendors have identities available for this worm in addition to Microsoft patch.

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James P. Cottingham

I am the Unknown lead by the Unknowing.
I have done so much with so little
for so long that I am now qualified
to do anything with nothing.

RE: Nimda Worm

For this worm there is a Virus Definition Update available on the Websites from Symantec and MacAffee.


RE: Nimda Worm

The Mcafee dat 4160 ( with engine 4.1.40) hang the scan-on-demand on netshield on nt4srv.

Someone has problems?

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