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Virus alert: Another helping of Bagle

by Marianna Schmudlach / March 29, 2004 12:42 AM PST

By Anthony Dhanendran [29-03-2004]
Unmarked attachment launches Windows game as cover

A new strain of the prolific Bagle worm is in circulation.
The new strain launches the Hearts card game when a user double-clicks the attachment.

Bagle.U sends out emails with a blank subject line and message, and an attachment with a randomised name.

Virus expert Ken Dunham of security company iDefense said: ?There is nothing compelling in the email, literally nothing, to make a user click on the attachment.?

More: http://www.vnunet.com/News/1153884

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