Karma Sutra Worm

Dudley D. Doright f16rsdad at JUNO.COM
Mon Feb 6 23:04:58 MST 2006


I agree Jose.  When this worm activated on my XP machine, it was detected
and disabled by Microsoft's anti spyware beta.

DD
On Mon, 6 Feb 2006 23:50:42 -0500 Jose <jrojas at MINDSPRING.COM> writes:
> Pffffffftp I say.
> 
> Run an anti-virus and anti-spyware program and update them.
> 
> Oh and backup your important files.
> 
> Bill Gates for President!
> 
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Open discussion of current events 
> [mailto:RUSHTALK at athena.csdco.com]
> On Behalf Of John
> Sent: Monday, February 06, 2006 11:30 PM
> To: RUSHTALK at athena.csdco.com
> Subject: Re: Karma Sutra Worm
> 
> 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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