[unisog] New virus worm [gibberish mail with attached gif]??

Reg Quinton reggers at ist.uwaterloo.ca
Mon Mar 27 15:09:40 GMT 2006

> It sounds like a spam bot network.  The gif is probably a picture of
> text advertising a stock scam.  Take a look.

Right you are, it's just spam. The image is not malicious content.

My resnet folks say these exploits often happen when the students are 
chatting on MSN, I guess they're tricked into opening some malicious content 
that uses them to send spam.

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