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Re: WARNING and RECOMMENDATION re: Kama Sutra Worm
Is this the same as W32/Brepibot.gen?
On 30 January I received an email allegedly from a William Morrison
Subject Line: Photo
Message: Your photograph has reached editing stage as part of an article
we are publishing for our February edition of the Guardians business
section. Can you check over the format and get back to us with your
approval or any changes? If the picture is not to your liking then
please send a preferred one. We've attached the photo with the article
The message contained the file photo+article.exe, which in turn
It nearly had me fooled, as the Guardian is a well known heavyweight
newspaper here in the UK. However, nobody had taken a photo of me as far
as I knew, and checking with the newspaper confirmed that nobody called
William Morrison worked for them. And in any case, the Guardian URL was
It was only a couple of days later that McAfee caught up and flagged the
attachment as a virus.
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