Microsoft Warning over virus!

  Ade_1 15:24 04 Jan 2006
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Dont know if anyone has seen in the papers or heard but a massive virus is goign round possibly crashing comptuers and deleting files. Apparently there is a gap allowing this virus in. Taken straight frmo the paper - "The gap allows computers to be infected using programs mali-infected inserted into seemingly innocous image files.
In most cases an attack on a computer needs its user to download or activate a suspect file.
But because of the gap, a computer could be infected by simply viewing aa webpage, e-mail or instant message containing suspect image."
Thought it was best to let you know as its clearly very malicious. If you have todays Daily Mail its on page 8 at the bottom. with heading "Microsoft loophole leaves comptuer open to attack"

  Ade_1 15:26 04 Jan 2006

forgot to add that Microsoft technicians are workign on a security download patch. It could be next tuesday by time its available.

  Ade_1 15:43 04 Jan 2006

ok, i am just reading and tell you what was in the paper.

Paul do you work for Microsoft?

  Ade_1 15:46 04 Jan 2006

sorry getting wrong end of stick ignore me, im not all with it.

  Ade_1 15:48 04 Jan 2006

yes sorry paul, im not with it as i said :)

  Ade_1 16:49 04 Jan 2006

yeh looks like it. Just going on what was said in the paper :)

  recap 10:12 06 Jan 2006

For support from Microsoft click here I downloaded and installed this on our server this morning.

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