Computer Chess Club Archives


Search

Terms

Messages

Subject: Re: The language barrier........

Author: Michael Yee

Date: 18:16:00 05/30/05

Go up one level in this thread


On May 30, 2005 at 20:47:09, Christopher Conkie wrote:

>Well I honestly can't see it anywhere if it does Michael. There is also the
>issue that the Fafis 2.0 was both compressed and encrypted. Believe me when I
>say that I hope I am wrong. What do you think based on all known information
>about this worm? Can you see anywhere that this worm attaches itself to files?
>
>It does not look good from where I'm sat.
>
>Christopher

Actually, I was very surprised when my antivirus detected the file created by
fafis and said it was a worm. And I agree with you that available info on the
web points to a conventional mechanism for spreading. My main point was that a
different mechanism seemed "possible" (not necessarily probable).

Michael



This page took 0.05 seconds to execute

Last modified: Thu, 07 Jul 11 08:48:38 -0700

Current Computer Chess Club Forums at Talkchess. This site by Sean Mintz.