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SirCam a centipede? The worm has legs

Although the SirCam worm may not have had the blockbuster opening run of a virus like Melissa, it's certainly got legs. Several unique features ensure it'll be around awhile.

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  SirCam worm cripples e-mail
Vincent Gullotto, senior director, McAfee's Avert Labs
Although the SirCam worm may not have had the blockbuster opening run of a virus like Melissa, it's certainly got legs. Several unique features ensure it'll be around awhile. SirCam worm built to last
Antivirus experts expect the SirCam virus to take a breather over the weekend, but it may pick up new steam as vacationing Europeans return to work Monday.
July 27, 2001 
SirCam slowing but going
The e-mail worm has started to slow but continues to spew out messages and share documents.
July 26, 2001 

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SirCam worm unlikely to become epidemic
The SirCam worm continues to spread, but antivirus experts say it still pales in comparison to other destructive programs.
July 24, 2001 
FAQ: What you need to know about SirCam
CNET News.com answers common questions regarding the SirCam worm, including what to do if you receive infected messages.
July 24, 2001 
SirCam clogs mailboxes, spreads secrets
The worm continues to gain momentum, carrying with it the potential not only to slow corporate e-mail servers but also to send along company secrets.
July 23, 2001 
SirCam worm threatens PC damage
Security experts warn of a fast-spreading new worm that could delete files and fill up the hard drives of infected computers.
July 20, 2001