Re: [ujeni] found a virus
- I was afraid that it was Likoma witchcraft...
----Original Message Follows----
From: John Patten <jppatten98@...>
Subject: Re: [ujeni] found a virus
Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2001 14:36:27 -0800 (PST)
No dude, read ahead further. You don't open it, just
select all, delete, and empty the recycle bin. It's
gone now from here and the files are fine. A friend
sent the directions. JP
--- Paul DEVER <pcpaul@...> wrote:
> Thereby promptly enabling you to delete your_________________________________________________________________
> directory yourself....
> Uh, wait till you get to Afghanistan to do this,
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> Subject: [ujeni] found a virus
> Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2001 08:55:19 -0800 (PST)
> Hey all,
> I have emailed you recently and received this
> from someone that emailed me. I actually found this
> virus on the hardrive here, so it might be worth a
> minute to check. It's easy to delete. JP
> Subject: virus
> >Date: Wed, 19 Dec 2001 13:26:23 -0800
> >X-MSMail-Priority: High
> >X-MIMEOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE
> >Dear Email Recipients
> >I was just notified from one of my email senders
> they had a virus
> >attached itself to their address book and went out
> all those they
> >email to. I checked my computer and yes I did have
> it, which means
> >you may have it also.
> >This virus is a "sleeping virus". Apparently it
> comes from Germany
> and now
> >is in the US. It is programmed to activate itself
> a later date and
> >therefore is not detected by virus scanners. Mine
> did not detect it.
> >knows how long it has been going around. When it
> activates itself it
> >deletes all files and directories on your hard
> It spreads
> >It hides itself in C:\Windows\Command
> >Here's what to do. Click START, then FIND, then
> OR FOLDERS; type
> >SULFNBK and search in "C".
> >This is an EXE folder. If your computer has the
> us the program
> >appear in the search result area. DO NOT OPEN IT!
> Go to EDIT;
> SELECT ALL,
> >then hit your DELETE key on your keyboard.
> Immediately delete it from
> >RECYCLE BIN.
> >That's it. It takes very little time and effort
> do. Your computer
> >now be free from the virus.
> >If you had the virus you need to email everyone in
> your address book
> >tell them about it.
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