Worm Elimination

  Blessed 01:24 21 Sep 2006
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I use Earthlink dial up and received the following email. How do I eliminate a worm?

Mail server report.

Our firewall determined the e-mails containing worm copies are being sent from your computer.

Nowadays it happens from many computers, because this is a new virus type (Network Worms).


Using the new bug in the Windows, these viruses infect the computer unnoticeably. After the penetrating into the computer the virus harvests all the e-mail addresses and sends the copies of itself to these e-mail addresses

Please install updates for worm elimination and your computer restoring.

Best regards,
Customers support service

  NewestRoyWidd1 01:50 21 Sep 2006

This sounds like it could be a scam of some sort.Until the more knowledgable forum members offer advice,I honestly would not install the"updates" mentioned!
If you haven't already done so,load and run the following one at a time;click here click here click here

  GANDALF <|:-)> 07:37 21 Sep 2006

Ewido will do the job and it is free. It might be worth installing Windows Defender to have real-time protection.

G

  gudgulf 08:40 21 Sep 2006

click here

Do not under any circumstances open the attachment that comes with this email.....the attachment IS the worm.

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