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Thread: New e-mail virus [OT][ADIM]
picon face BY : Russell McMahon email (remove spam text)

I think it's a wee bit cleverer than this.

I understand that it re-assigns the default "viewer" for jpegs and layer for
MP3's to act as if they are vbs files (which they now are) and thereby runs
itself. when you try to run a  copy of itself which has a jpg extension.

     Russell McMahon

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What can one man* do?
Help the hungry at no cost to yourself!
at  http://www.thehungersite.com/

(* - or woman, child or internet enabled intelligent entity :-))

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