Serious Worm Returns
Nimda may attack again
ERROR: Random File Unopenable
The file was not found on your file system. This means that it has either not been created or the path you have specified in $trrandom_file is incorrect.
Nimda May Return This Eveningby Dave Murphy
A reactivated Nimda worm would spread the same way it did 10 days ago. The worm, also known as "readme.exe," propagates by sending infected file attachments via email and through infected webpages. The attachment is usually named "readme.exe."
The worm will copy itself to computers on the same network and compromises webpages stored on webservers running Microsoft's Internet Information Server (IIS) software. Webpages maintained on an infected server can spread the worm to any visitor who requests an infected page. The worm attacks PCs and servers running Microsoft Windows 95, 98, Me, and 2000 operating systems.
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