New Virus

  steven_frost 08:56 19 Sep 2003

or it could be an old one but had an email from what looked like microsoft saying their was a new patch to be installed and it was with the email (installer.exe) not being stupid i deleted it from my mail box so anyone getting an email from microsoft internet sec delete it it just a worm virus

  expertec 08:57 19 Sep 2003

Micro$oft never distribute software by e-mail

  steven_frost 08:59 19 Sep 2003

that i know just thought i would advise people of it it does have septembers date in it so i thought i would let people know

  john-232317 09:03 19 Sep 2003

Cheers mate

  expertec 09:51 19 Sep 2003
  steven_frost 09:59 19 Sep 2003

easy to answer NO and NO so auto virus i think its called

  Gaz 25 10:26 19 Sep 2003

The virus is Gibe.C

This virus prompt you to install the attatched patch, the patch is a virus.

And Gibe.C is september Internet Explorer patch (cumulative)

Just delete it.

  steven_frost 10:31 19 Sep 2003

have done

  pj123 12:52 19 Sep 2003

Thanks for that info. Had someone ring me this morning saying he had an email with a new patch because the old patch wasn't effective. Now rung him and told him to delete it.

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