[AtGen] FW: Mini-zip computer virus
- Subject: Mini-zip computer virus
COMPUTER VIRUS WARNING !!!!
The mini-zip virus has recently hit a number of large companies, including
Dell's shipping computer system.
The mini-zip virus e-mails itself out as an attachment with the filename
"zipped_files.exe." Anti-virus software has difficulty detecting this virus
because the virus is contained in a compressed file. The body of the e-mail
message looks like it came from a regular e-mail correspondent and says:
"I received your email and I shall send you a reply ASAP. Till then, take a
look at the attached zipped docs."
Following is an example of the 'mini-zip' e-mail:
If you receive an e-mail similar to the one pictured above, "DO NOT OPEN THE