However, anti-virus experts said today the bug — which may have originated in Brazil — appears under control as corporations quickly install anti-virus software to block it, and as word-of-mouth spreads among home users. Nevertheless, it is a major virus that caused significant damage, experts said. Computer Associates had reports of at least 20 to 30 cases. McAfee had reports of nearly 20 more.
'Naked Wife' virus threatens computer chaos
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'Naked Wife' Virus Strips Computers
A new Trojan horse is in the wild, promising a glimpse of a naked woman in an e-mail. What it delivers is a debilitating infection that deletes files and makes computer rebooting impossible. The new virus, NakedWife. The Naked Wife virus then propagates, like last month's Anna Kournikova virus, by attaching itself to all of the addresses in a Microsoft Outlook address book.
But this e-mail warning contains more misinformation than facts. This worm posses as a Flash movie. When run, it sends itself to all recipients in the Windows Address Book and attempts to deletes all. EXE, and.