[Dshield] New Outlook virus?
crunch at shopip.com
Tue Oct 1 09:35:57 GMT 2002
> Has anyone seen a potentially new Outlook virus in the wild?
> It appears that you receive an infected message that shows no
>attachment when viewed in Outlook. When opened the virus sends email
>out to people in your address book with a subject and content taken
>from a previously sent message. One person reported seeing something
>flash on their screen very quickly when it was opened. The virus is
>attaching itself using the name of an attachment you sent before.
> Up to date Mcafee and Norton virus scanners do not appear to be
>catching it. My Anomy Sanitizer at home caught that there was an .scr
>attachment with the message and defanged it. Other people reported
>that their virus scanner did not catch it but an email defanger did.
Do you appen to have a copy of the virus in binary form? I want to write a "snort" rule for it right away.
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