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Re: Your password! It's S New Worm W32/Frethem.K@mm

From: Joe Testa <jtesta_at_dmc-it.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Jul 2002 14:25:58 -0800
Message-ID: <F001.004987F7.20020715142558@fatcity.com>


gotta love it, linux says "save to disk"?

bwahahaha, all ou m$ weenies, vulnerable again.

MacGregor, Ian A. wrote:

>It's a new one not KLEZ ...
>-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
>
>A number of people have received email from contacts at other sites
>with the subject line "Your Password!"
>
>This is a new email-based worm that hit many European High Energy
>Physics sites earlier today and is now affecting sites in the US.
>The anti-virus companies have updates available soon, but in the
>meantime the SLAC email gateway has stripped on the order of 600
>infected email attachments destined to SLAC users. At this time, we
>have no reports of infection within SLAC and we should remain safe
>even from those who infect their own machines by reading email from
>non-SLAC sources (home insititutions, Yahoo, Hotmail, etc.) and then
>executing the "Decrypt-password.exe" file.
>
>Here is a quote from the CIAC "Heads-Up" on this latest worm ...
>
> There are reports this morning of DOE sites being hit
> by the W32/Frethem.K_at_mm worm. The worm uses its own
> SMTP engine to send itself to email addresses that it
> finds in the Microsoft Windows Address Book and in .dbx,
> .wab, .mbx, .eml, and .mdb files. The email message
> arrives with the following characteristics:
>
> Subject: Re: Your Password!
> Attachments: Decrypt-password.exe and Password.txt
> Size of attachment: 48,640 bytes
>
> The affected systems are Windows 95, Windows 98,
> Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows ME.
>
> The worm exploits the "Incorrect MIME Header Can Cause
> IE to Execute E-mail Attachment" vulnerability (CIAC
> Bulletin L-066) in Microsoft Internet Explorer
> (version 5.01 or 5.5 without SP2).
>
>
>
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>Version: PGP 7.0.4
>
>iQCVAwUBPTMKjF1NwfDT0XdRAQGAMQP/YXjQ8xz4XnRk02OYyrGKzDSQEaIOBm/Y
>H19u0QJ9t68UH8bpOf3uGtZFNV4koieizW2d39/Eiyl/HKzuPa7tkjR+QE/CFvjX
>RMg2XkYwbL1fuNyVDqjbPP400G/rYPAHnOjWEtUtXjPKrZnKT+IbPJUTQHjPGkJR
>jEa9o/Sejws=
>=vrs9
>-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: dgoulet_at_vicr.com [mailto:dgoulet_at_vicr.com]
>Sent: Monday, July 15, 2002 9:08 AM
>To: Multiple recipients of list ORACLE-L
>
>
>Bunyamin,
>
> Did you pick up a copy of worm_klez somewhere?
>
>Dick Goulet
>
>____________________Reply Separator____________________
>Author: bunyamink_at_havelsan.com.tr
>Date: 7/15/2002 6:53 AM
>
><HTML><HEAD></HEAD><BODY>
><FONT COLOR˙F0000>
><b>ATTENTION!</b><br><br>
>You can access<br>
><b>very important</b><br>
>information by<br>
>this password<br><br>
><b>DO NOT SAVE</b><br>
>password to disk<br>
>use your mind<br><br>
>now press<br>
><b>cancel</b><br><br>
>(Bunyamin Karadeniz)</font></BODY></HTML>
><iframe src=cid:W8dqwq8q918213 height=0 width=0></iframe>
>
>
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> INET: dgoulet_at_vicr.com
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