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bluemagicuk
02-01-2006, 02:27 PM
Unlike many recent viruses Nyxem is set to overwrite 11 different types of file on infected machines on the third of every month. The list of files to be over-written includes the most widely used sorts of formats.

DMP - Oracle files
DOC - Word document
MDB - Microsoft Access
MDE - Microsoft Access/Office
PDF - Adobe Acrobat
PPS - PowerPoint slideshow
PPT - PowerPoint
PSD - Photoshop
RAR - Compressed archive
XLS - Excel spreadsheet
ZIP - Compressed file



http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/4661582.stm

Geta-Ve
02-01-2006, 04:19 PM
prevention and detection are what?

paintbox
02-01-2006, 07:26 PM
People still open attachments with ludicrous subject headers from computers/people they don't know ? Unbelievable.

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