Bugbear virus?
Thread poster: French Locale

French Locale
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Oct 25, 2002

Dear all,



I\'ve just received a strange e-mail from \"Claire\'s computer\" with \"Legal translation\" as the object. This email is written in English and related to English & German legal translations.



Don\'t know whether that\'s a mistake or not as the recipient indicated in the body of the message is \"Jean-Francis\" (strange name), but this message contains the Bugbear virus and should be deleted.


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Ralf Lemster  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 06:59
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See the related threads... Oct 25, 2002

...on this topic (search the forums for \"Bugbear\"). The trouble with this worm is that the messages sent are random, created using a separate SMTP engine (installed by the worm), using a random combination of addresses and messages found on the infected machine.



I have posted detailed information on how this works on quite a few threads, such as this one:

www.proz.com/?sp=bb/viewtopic&topic=5565&forum=14&2

[ This Message was edited by: on 2002-10-25 15:11 ]


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lien
Netherlands
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Me too... Oct 26, 2002

I have become very careful since I know of Bugbear. And, indeed, yesterday I also get a mail from an unknown person about German-English translation. I could read it from the preview, and I deleted it without opening it.

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French Locale
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Thanks Oct 26, 2002

Ok, thanks for the info, Ralf.



Véronique


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Albert Golub  Identity Verified
Local time: 06:59
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www.bitdefender.com Oct 26, 2002

You can download a very small programme that dtects and removes bugbear from your computer from that site.

Good luck


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tradusport  Identity Verified
Portugal
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et aussi... Oct 26, 2002

à partir de www.grisoft.com, un programme qui s\'appelle AV6 ( gratuit).



Bonne chance


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