Just received from: McAfee AVERT - Anti Virus Research

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    from: McAfee AVERT - Anti Virus Research

    Advisory
    This is a Medium on Watch Virus Advisory Upgrade for W32/Lovsan.worm. This
    virus has had its Risk Assessment Upgraded to Medium on Watch from Low.

    Justification
    W32/Lovsan.worm has been Upgraded to Medium on Watch due to increasing
    prevalence. This was detected proactively with 4283 DATs as Exploit-DcomRpc
    virus, scanning compressed files.

    Read About It
    Information about W32/Lovsan.worm is located on VIL at:
    http://vil.nai.com/vil/content/v_100547.htm

    Detection
    W32/Lovsan.worm was first discovered on 8/11/2003. Detection will be added
    to the 4284 DAT files (Release Date: 08/11/2003). The EXTRA.DAT will be
    available soon.

    If you suspect you have W32/Lovsan.worm, please submit a sample to
    http://www.webimmune.net.

    Risk Assessment Definition
    For further information on the Risk Assessment and AVERT Recommended Actions
    please see:
    http://www.networkassociates.com/us/security/resources/risk_assessment.htm

    Best Regards,

    McAfee AVERT - Anti Virus Research, Analysis, and Outbreak Management visit
    us at www.avertlabs.com



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