Mydoom email virus - beware

Discussion in 'Community' started by King Cobra, Jul 29, 2004.

  1. macrumors 603

    Mar 2, 2002
    I have never gotten an email virus in over 5 years of using email, probably because one never got through the ISP's Antivirus capabilities. Well, I just got an email with a bunch of garbage text like this:

    ˝ôFLf◊öHR≠{u´˙Í≥uπfl…À9≥Æ\]«Z] ùˆÉo<¯√ê„Ï

    and then a comprehensible text message attachment containing this message:

    Norton AntiVirus removed the attachment: TRANSCRIPT.SCR.

    The attachment was infected with the W32.Mydoom.M@mm virus.

    So for some, this is a reminder to pay attention to what attachments you open. For others, such as myself, stay alert.

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