Paul Taylor <>
Fri, 11 Apr 2003 10:24:15 +1000
On the subject of viruses, there has been an outbreak of the "GibeB"
worm in recent weeks. This purports to be a patch from Microsoft, and
is slightly more clever that the usual worms in that the file name is
of the same format (Q<number>.exe) as a real Microsoft patch.
If you receive one of these, delete it. Microsoft do not email patches
(just getting them to fix their bugs is hard enough. ;-)
I also had two other viruses in my email this morning (they claim to be
a returned email error message) - I didn't bother to identify them.
Paul Taylor Veni, vidi, tici -
I came, I saw, I ticked.
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