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Re: Wral.com: FBI Warns Of E-Mail About Surveillance Nov 23 2005 08:48AM
Topi Ylinen (topi ylinen hushmail com)
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Stephen J. Smoogen wrote:
> This is or is also being used by the Sober.U virus. I have
noticed
> that it a quite large infection at the moment with our servers
getting
> thousands of these crap emails from lots of servers

Indeed. I have seen quite a few of them already, too.

F-Secure calls the new variant Sober.Y
http://www.f-secure.com/v-descs/sober_y.shtml

According to Sophos, this worm "has accounted for over 61 percent
of all viruses reported" during a four-hour period (on Tuesday),
making it the fastest-spreading worm at the moment.
http://www.physorg.com/news8397.html

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