ist tatsächlich ernst zu nehmen, ist ein WORM. Hier die Information aus dem SARC (Symantec Anti Virus Research Center). Linus: Die Mail kann aber geöffnet werden, nur nicht das Attachment, siehe unten!
Gruß, LARA C.
This is an email worm, mIRC worm, and file infector.
Also known as:
Infection length: 10307
Virus definitions: Pending
Number of infections: More than 1000
Number of sites: More than 10
Geographic distribution: High
Threat containment: Moderate
Large scale e-mailing: All the addresses in Microsoft Outlook address book
Degrades performance: May clog mail servers
Subject of e-mail: ILOVEYOU
Name of attachment: LOVE-LETTER-FOR-YOU.TXT.vbs
Size of attachment: 10307
This is a preliminary writeup. The information contained within is to provide as much information as possible at this time.
VBS.LoveLetter.A is an email worm, mIRC worm, and a file infector. VBS.LoveLetter.A will use Microsoft Outlook and email itself out as an attachment with the above subject line and attachment name. The body of the message will be
kindly check the attached LOVELETTER coming from me.
The virus will also infect files with the following extensions: vbs, vbe, js, jse, css, wsh, sct, hta, jpg, jpeg, mp3, and mp2
The virus will drop the following files:
MSKernel32.vbs in the Windows System directory
Win32DLL.vbs in the Windows directory
LOVE-LETTER-FOR-YOU.TXT.vbs in the Windows System directory
WinFAT32.EXE in the Internet download directory
WIN-BUGSFIX.EXE in the Internet download directory
script.ini in the mIRC directory
SARC recommends Administrators filter on the attachment name and Subject line immediately.
This writeup will be verified and formalized within the hour.
Delete found infected files.
Write-up by: Eric Chien
Updated: May 4, 2000