here sasser, sasser, sasser

From: frustratedvirushunter (anonymous_at_discussions.microsoft.com)
Date: 06/10/04


Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2004 11:21:15 -0700

I haven't checked for adware but I have scanned for other
viruses with a current version of Stinger. I haven't
installed the patch yet because, like I said, it didn't
work. I'm going to try again tonight, I hope that will do
it.
>-----Original Message-----
>There are several programs that appear to be sasser but
>are not the best thing to do is to take the drive out of
>the computer and scan it with a clean machine and see
what
>you find. You probly have a virus it just might not be
>sasser.
>If you don't have another machine to do this with atleast
>put a current virus protection on and scan for all
viruses
>also download adware and run that.
>
>Good luck.
>
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>I'm working on a relative's computer. As soon as I
>logged
>>on, I was sure they had a virus. After some Sherlock-
ness
>>on my part, I was pretty sure they had the Sasser worm,
>>actually, I'm 99.9% sure. Here's the problem: I've
>>downloaded the whole slew of programs that have become
>>available to detect and delete this thing (including
>>Microsoft's) but all of them come back saying that I
>don't
>>have it. I also downloaded the patch, however when I
try
>>to install it, it says that it is an invalid file :S
>This
>>catastrophy has left me sitting by the computer
>>chanting, "Here Sasser, Sasser, Sasser"
>>.
>>
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