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PostPosted: Sat May 05, 2007 5:27 am    Post subject: USB! Worm targets removable memory sticks Reply with quote

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...The W32/SillyFD-AA worm hunts for removable drives such as floppy disks and USB memory sticks, and then creates a hidden file called autorun.inf to ensure a copy of the worm is run the next time it is connected to a Windows PC.

It also changes the title of Internet Explorer windows to append the phrase "Hacked by 1BYTE". ...

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