Atak.A worm - new mass mailer threat http://email@example.com http://secunia.com/virus_information/10649/atak-a/ http://vil.nai.com/vil/content/v_126679.htm
This is a new mass-mailing worm that launches notepad.exe when executed. This is a mass-mailing worm bearing the following characteristics:
* harvests email addresses from the victim machine
* spoofs the From: address
* constructs messages using its own SMTP engine
Subject: Read the Result! or Important Data!
Message: Authorized Researcher Only.
Attachment: *.zip, *.com, *.exe
What makes new worm unique is that it hides from anti-virus software by going to sleep mode when being scanned, making it undetectable. http://www.dmeurope.com/default.asp?ArticleID=2316