Karma Sutra Worm

John blueoval at 1SMARTISP.NET
Mon Feb 6 21:30:28 MST 2006


This may be a call to the rest of us to switch to Redhat......


John  Q.



On Mon Feb 06 20:24:16 PST 2006, Steven Laib 
<stevenlaib at SBCGLOBAL.NET> wrote:

> That's why I use MacOS instead of windows.
> Haven't had a virus in years.
> 
> Steve Laib
> 
> On Feb 6, 2006, at 4:06 AM, Richard A Whitenight wrote:
> 
>> I couldn't figure out why my machine had jumped from about 7 GB 
>> to 10 a
>> couple of days ago.  I now know why.  On or about 02/03/06, I 
>> had more
>> than 900 documents accessed and/or modified in "My Documents" 
>> folder and
>> other  folders.  PDF, DOC, Excel Spreadsheet files, and many of 
>> my ZIP
>> files are now either empty or corrupted so they can not be read 
>> by their
>> respective software.  Something tells me that they are gone for 
>> good, and
>> not retrievable.  I now wish I had backed up my files prior to 
>> the target
>> date for the Karma Sutra Worm's activation date.  Did anyone 
>> else end up
>> with this problem?
>> 
>> Richard
>> 
> 
> 
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