A new variant of this virus has surfaced over the last 3-4 hours. This variant is slightly smaller than the original.
MD5 checksums for the files are:
AV products are picking up the original, only some are picking up the variant (that should change over the next few hours).
The subject and file names are changing as well in line with the news headlines of the day. In addition to the subjects mentioned in Part 1 we have seen:
Many readers have reported that their Anti Spam filters capture the files. If you are blocking executables, then at the moment things should be fine in your camp.
We'll keep you updated.
ISC Handler On Duty
Jan 20th 2007
1 decade ago