new nasty email virus trick to bypass scanners

Mike Tancsa mike at sentex.net
Thu Dec 4 03:48:26 UTC 2003


NAI has it as well now

http://vil.nai.com/vil/content/v_100856.htm

         ---Mike

At 10:20 PM 03/12/2003, Damian Gerow wrote:

>On Wed, 3 Dec 2003, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> > Is this in the wild yet?  Any other details worth looking for?
> > Symantec's AV site apparently has nothing on it.
>
>I would say so - I got it in my inbox earlier this afternoon, and I
>traditionally get about three viruses a month.
>
>The virus itself is *exactly* like Mmimail.M, as reported by Symantec.
>Except that wendy.zip was definitely password protected.
>
>   - Damian




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