Re: Security Experts Warn of Kama Sutra Worm (yet another MS worm)



Meaning no disrespect Imhotep, but the subject is misleading
through misuse of the English.
This is something the affects Windows systems, yes, but it is
not an MS worm, whether the term intends to indicate ownership
or culpability.
In either intended case it would be more appropriately termed
"yet another dumb user" worm

--
Roger Abell
Microsoft MVP (Windows Server : Security)

"Imhotep" <imhotep@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
news:CY2dndwNLN6dP0TeRVn-qA@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> "Security analysts are warning computer users about a new and potentially
> destructive Internet worm that can obliterate important documents. The
> worm, called Kama Sutra, is making the rounds now, but is scheduled to
> execute its first massive attack on February 3.
>
> Detected last week, the malicious worm targets computers running Windows
> and
> spreads primarily by copying itself to shared network locations and then
> sending itself to e-mail addresses found on afflicted computers. With
> subject lines that read "the best videoclip ever," "give me a kiss," and
> "school girl fantasies gone bad," the worm entices computer users to open
> the attached file. "
>
> http://www.cio-today.com/news/Experts-Warn-of-Kama-Sutra-Worm/story.xhtml?story_id=12100465ZLIH
>
> Imhotep


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