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MS04-011 Banish.A - Deletes Windows Repair Files

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#1 harrywaldron


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Posted 29 April 2005 - 12:04 PM

This new virus is also destructive as it will damage Windows Repair files

MS04-011 Banish.A - Deletes Windows Repair Folder

This worm may propagate by taking advantage of the LSASS vulnerability. Information on this exploit can be found from the following link: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-011

It also propagates via email using the following details:

Subject: (Any of the following)
Here are the details.
Ok. Read the attached instructions to solve the problem.
Re: Thank you for your choice.
Thank you for shopping. This mail contains your invoice.
Thank you. Your credit card was processed successfully.

Attachment: ZIP extension {File name taken from files found in the Windows recent documents folder}

It deletes files found in the Windows repair folder.

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