TROJAN ALERT! (JS/Loop)

Dr Solomon's Virus Patrol Virus.Patrol at drsolomon.com
Tue Oct 9 20:36:06 CEST 2001


WARNING! A trojan has been found in an article posted to
the following newsgroup(s):
 comp.lang.javascript, alt.config, comp.lang.perl.misc, comp.lang.python,
 comp.os.linux.misc

Message header follows:

>Message-Id: <a90580a3.ace1cf70 at adelphia.net>
>From: "dvus" <dven1 at adelphia.net>
>Subject: YOU ARE ALL GAY!
>Date: 09 Oct 2001 15:11:40 GMT

Dr Solomon's FindVirus/VirusScan report follows:

 Dr Solomon's FindVirus IN-HOUSE version. Copyright (c) 1999 Network Associates Inc.
 Virus data file v9999 created Oct 08 2001
 Scanning for 58978 viruses, trojans and variants.

 [HTML part] ... Found the JS/Loop trojan !!!

You can download a free evaluation (yet fully functional) copy of
the latest released version of Dr Solomon's FindVirus/VirusScan from
the following locations:

 WWW: http://www.nai.com/naicommon/buy-try/try/products-evals.asp
 CompuServe: GO DRSOLOMON or GO MCAFEE
 AOL: SAFETYONLINE

IMPORTANT! The trojan has been detected by the latest IN-HOUSE version of
Dr Solomon's FindVirus/VirusScan. As new viruses and trojans appear at the rate
of several hundreds a month, the latest RELEASED version of FindVirus/VirusScan
might be unable to detect this particular trojan. If you have downloaded the above
file and your copy of FindVirus/VirusScan does not detect the trojan in it,
contact Network Associates Technical support and ask for the extra driver
to detect the JS/Loop trojan.

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