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VirusList.com Virus Alerts & Virus News. Monday, January 20, 2003 ******************************************************************

1. New Viruses To Look Out For!
2. How to subscribe/unsubscribe
3. Security Rules

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1. New Viruses To Look Out For!
Below are some new malicious programs worth keeping an eye out for:

Joke_JS.Spawn.b

Spawn is a "joke". Once launching the Java-script contained within the
infected document's html a user's Internet Explorer browser window
begins to move around.

For more details please visit the Kaspersky Virus Encyclopedia at:
http://www.viruslist.com/eng/viruslist.html?id=59029

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Worm.Win32.Grexon

Grexon is local area network (LAN) worm. In copies itself to logical
drives (local and network), as well as encodes network resources where
it copies itself. The worm file size is about 7KB.

When the worm is run it copies itself to the Windows temporary directory
under the name "grex.exe" and registers this file in the system registry
auto-run key: HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run Grex =
%TempDir%\grex.exe

For more details please visit the Kaspersky Virus Encyclopedia at:
http://www.viruslist.com/eng/viruslist.html?id=59030

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I-Worm.Runnelot

Runnelot is a worm virus spreading via the Internet as an attachment to
infected emails. It also infects Win32 EXE files.

The worm itself is a Windows PE EXE file about 9KB in size when
compressed by UPX; the decompressed size is about 20KB. It is written in
Assembler.

The worm contains a "copyright" text string: Runner "Pilot" 01/2003

Installing While installing the worm writes its code to the Windows
system directory with the "Runner.exe" name and registers that file in
system registry auto-run key.

For more details please visit the Kaspersky Virus Encyclopedia at:
http://www.viruslist.com/eng/viruslist.html?id=59032



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