[Gllug] New worm doing the rounds?

Christopher Hunter chrisehunter at blueyonder.co.uk
Tue Feb 10 19:30:12 UTC 2004

On Tuesday 10 Feb 2004 4:14 pm, Richard Jones wrote:

> -----
> Subject: Hi
> This message contains Unicode and has been sent as an attachment.
> Please download the attachment to /tmp.
> Type: cd /tmp
> zcat mal.tar.gz | tar xf -
> cd mal
> ./configure
> make
> su
> Type in your root password.
> make install
> Then it would be helpful if you could send this message on to all the
> people in your addressbook.

This is similar to the Irish / Polish "virus" that was doing the rounds a 
while ago - it began "we're too stupid to write a real virus, so please 
follow these instructions:"


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