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New Trojan spreads via MS Outlook

 
 
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      07-14-2004

By Bill Brenner 14 July 14 2004
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The program -- also known as Xebiz-A, Troj/Xebix-A, and
Trojan.Win32.Genme-A -- is installed after e-mail recipients using
Microsoft Outlook follow a URL in the message .. Windows 2000, 95, 98,
ME, NT, Server 2003 and XP are affected.

In its advisory, Panda Software of Glendale, Calif., said the Trojan
connects to a sWeb site to download another Trojan, Zerolin-A, to the
affected computer ...

http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com...992887,00.html

http://tinyurl.com/6q2ge


Alternatives to IE:
- Netscape
- Mozilla
- Opera

Alternatives to Outlook:
- Act!
- Lotus Notes

Reason to Consider Alternatives:
- Your work is important

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