Virus question?

  sedgi 21:15 02 May 2004

Can anyone tell me about the swen virus, I have been getting bogus microsoft sercurity patch emails, I have all of the latest updates already, but the problem is when the first email arived I clicked on a link to the microsoft website not knowing it was bogus would this have infected my computer? McAfee scan has found nothing.

  VoG II 21:17 02 May 2004

click here

If McAfee (updated I trust) says you are clear then sleep tight.

  ptrafc 21:27 02 May 2004

Yes I agree, I've used McAfee since I first started browsing the net, and nothing has got past it. I received a Trojan today somehow and it cleaned up nicely.
The updates are regular too, so if you've checked for viruses I think you'll be ok.

  sedgi 21:58 02 May 2004

I tried to look up [email protected] on McAfee list and it isn`t on there, does McAfee reconise this worm? can anyone explain further?

  gudgulf 22:12 02 May 2004
  gudgulf 22:17 02 May 2004

Sorry that link didnt post------Mcafee call it [email protected] .

  VoG II 22:22 02 May 2004
  sedgi 23:46 02 May 2004

Thanks guys, question answered all`s clear to me now. Greatful for the help. be lost with out it.

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