W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-international@w3.org > January to March 2000

Re: WARNING! (Re: Check this)

From: Mathew <mjp@kuentos.guam.net>
Date: Tue, 25 Jan 2000 06:59:18 +1000 (GST)
To: George Spafford <george_spafford@lionbridge.com>
cc: www-international@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.BSD/.3.91.1000125065900.6545H-100000@saba.kuentos.guam.net>
Should I tell my friends about this virus?

On Mon, 24 Jan 2000, George Spafford wrote:

> My Norton's Antivirus rejected it on receipt and quarantined it.  There 
> definitely is something odd about the file.  The message's subject line is 
> very curt as well - almost like one of the macro virus' msg 
> bodies.  However, I'm not curious enough to debug it right now.
> 
> --G--
> 
> At 02:36 PM 1/24/00 -0500, you wrote:
> >Hello,
> >
> >I have received a mail with the subject "Check this" and containing
> >"LINKS.VBS" which seems to be a Trojan or something similar. Don't start it
> >if you receive it too.
> >
> >On Mon, Jan 24, 2000 at 12:27:48PM -0700, Jim Hargrave wrote:
> > > Have fun with these links.
> > > Bye.
> >
> >Here is the beginning of the message:
> 
> 
> George Spafford
> Director of Development
> Lionbridge Technologies
> 950 Winter Street, Suite 2410
> Waltham, MA  02451-1291
> 
> Telephone:  781-434-6111 (direct)
> Operator:    781-895-9889 x6111	
> Facsimile:   781-890-3122
> eFAX:         847-574-0658
> 
> 
Received on Monday, 24 January 2000 15:56:45 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Tuesday, 2 June 2009 19:16:55 GMT