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Kipis.J - Be careful with "Happy Valentines" email messages


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#1 harrywaldron

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Posted 10 February 2005 - 08:37 AM

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During holiday seasons always be aware of e-cards and emails that might contain viruses. The Kipis.J email virus contains a "Happy Valentines" theme, as well as inappropriate content. Please always be careful with email messages.

Kipis.J - Be careful with "Happy Valentines" email messages
http://secunia.com/virus_information/15229/kipis.j/
http://www.sarc.com/avcenter/venc/data/w32.kipis.j@mm.html

W32.Kipis.J@mm is a mass-mailing worm that that uses its own SMTP engine to send itself to the email addresses that it finds on an infected computer. It also attempts to spread through file-sharing networks.

EMAIL FORMAT - partial list with inappropriate content removed

Subject:
Happy Valentine's day
Happy day
Present
Valentine's day
you my love..
your love
here
hi

Attachment name:
present
Valentine
your present
love
Joke

With one of the following extensions: exe, .scr, .zip

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