I have run msblast.exe, what does it do?

  Coffe_King 16:25 16 Aug 2003
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I have been runnign random files on my computer to see what they do. Today I ran MSBLAST.exe and it did nothing. What should I do?

  Willow12 16:33 16 Aug 2003

Msblast.exe is a virus I think! I'd get rid of it!

  jakedawe 16:34 16 Aug 2003

Sounds like you have unleashed a worm!!

  Barrie_G 16:35 16 Aug 2003
  Coffe_King 16:35 16 Aug 2003

A say what now?

  GANDALF <|:-)> 16:35 16 Aug 2003

*eyes raise*......click here

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  Willow12 16:35 16 Aug 2003

Sorry that was a bit flippant click here for removal instructions.

  ThisNameIsMine 16:40 16 Aug 2003

OH CRAP I HAVE THIS TOO! What does it do?! I dont have antivirus! Oh my god what about all my work? Jesus! No! How do I stop it before it does any damage?

  Barrie_G 16:40 16 Aug 2003

click here 35 threads concerning virus's in the last week alone, well over half of them concerning the msblaster virus which has had at least 2 threads a day scince the 13th.

  ThisNameIsMine 16:42 16 Aug 2003

PLEASE WHAT DO I DO?!!!!

  ThisNameIsMine 16:43 16 Aug 2003

Barrie_G init! <does ali G hand thingy> INIT! Ta! Its gone now.

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