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New Storm worm - 4th of July subject lines

by harrywaldron / July 3, 2007 12:08 PM PDT
Another new variant of the Storm worm to avoid:

New Storm worm -- 4th of July subject lines
http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?storyid=3090

EMAIL SUBJECT LINES TO AVOID:

Celebrate Your Independence
Independence Day At The Park
Fourth of July Party
American Pride, On The 4th
God Bless America
Happy B-Day USA
July 4th Family Day
Your Nations Birthday
July 4th B-B-Q Party
Happy 4th July
4th Of July Celebration
Fireworks on the 4th
Happy Birthday America
Independence Day Celebration
Celebrate Your Nation
Americas B-Day
America's 231 Birthday
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Thanks Harry! This is crazy. Every 10 minutes I have it
by Donna Buenaventura / July 3, 2007 9:49 PM PDT

but deleted right away from the email server using Mailwasher Happy

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So did I....
by glenn30 / July 3, 2007 10:15 PM PDT

received "Independence Day Celebration"... DELETED it right away before opening! Sad

Happy 4th of July to everyone!

Glenn

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4th of July
by Donna Buenaventura / July 6, 2007 7:34 AM PDT
In reply to: So did I....

It's now 7th of July in my location but this spammers are still celebrating. Today, I received 6 Grin

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