Worm affects AOL instant messages (Windows only)

Discussion in 'Computer Security' started by Imhotep, Nov 3, 2005.

  1. Imhotep

    Imhotep Guest

    "Users of America Online's instant messenger are being warned about a worm
    spreading via the chat network.

    The Windows worm installs spyware programs and turns over control of the
    machine to the creator of the virus."

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/4393824.stm

    Imhotep
    Imhotep, Nov 3, 2005
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  2. David H. Lipman, Nov 3, 2005
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