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Re: guillotine info wanted



Yeah, I sure did!  I did not open it but it stuck to my files anyway.  I
followed the attached advice and, so far, no problems.  I rebooted after
the deletions and it seems OK.  It sure gave me a fright though.

:| Claudia


At 05:06 PM 02/25/1999 -0500, you wrote:
>I received that Happy99 today on this list on this thread from LABA, Inc
><liveres@ANET.NET. Fortunately, I recognized it immediately and deleted it.
>Did anyone else receive it?
>
>C. Harris
>
>"Gray, Lyle" wrote:
>
>> >From another list:
>> >[Happy99] backs up your original \windows\system\wsock32.dll as
>> >\windows\system\wsock32.ska . To fix the problem (if you have
>> >it), all you need to do is delete wsock32.dll and rename
>> >wsock32.ska back to wsock32.dll. It also keeps a log of who it
>> >has spammed as \windows\system\liste.ska, so you'd want to delete
>> >this file as well.
>>
>> Lyle
>> lyle @ quodata . com                            inceptum perage
>>
>> > -----Original Message-----
>> > From: Gray, Lyle [SMTP:Lyle@QUODATA.COM]
>> > Sent: Thursday, February 25, 1999 12:25 PM
>> > To:   BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
>> > Subject:      Re: guillotine info wanted
>> >
>> > Everyone:  Do _not_ execute the happy99.exe program.  It is a computer
>> > worm.
>> >
>> > Please see http://www.msnbc.com/news/235662.asp for detail.s
>> >
>> > Lyle
>> > lyle @ quodata . com                            inceptum perage
>> >
>> >
>> > > -----Original Message-----
>> > > From: LABA,Inc. [SMTP:livres@ANET.NET]
>> > > Sent: Thursday, February 25, 1999 12:00 PM
>> > > To:   BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
>> > > Subject:      Re: guillotine info wanted
>> > >
>> > >  << File: Happy99.exe >>
>


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