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Latest Storm Worm - Features music video offers

 
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 03, 2007 4:09 am    Post subject: Latest Storm Worm - Features music video offers Reply with quote

The new attacks feature free music video links. The URL in these spammed emails leads to a dangerous website that automatically downloads & installs one of viruses on the infected PC.

Nuwar/Zhelatin/Storm took a nap
http://www.avertlabs.com/research/blog/index.php/2007/08/31/nuwarzhelatinstorm-took-a-nap/

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Watch out for mails offering videos from: Snoop Dog, Beyonce, Hurricane Chris, Emenem, Lil Mama, Heuy, Chris Brown, Eagles, T-Pain, Fergie, R. Kelly, Sean Kingston, Kelly Clarkson, Velvet Revolver, Fat Boy, Akon, Rihanna, Foo Fighters.


Trend Micro: WORM_ZHELATI.MAB information
http://www.trendmicro.com/vinfo/virusencyclo/default5.asp?VName=WORM%5FZHELATI%2EMAB

Behavior Diagram - complex malware attack
http://www.trendmicro.com/vinfo/images/WORM_ZHELATI_MAB_BD2.gif

EMAIL EXAMPLE TO AVOID (you tube variant)
Code:
Subject: are you kidding me? lol
Message body: Dude I know thats you, someone emailed me has link to the video. see for yourself… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xxxxxxxxxxx
<<< Fake malicious URL that automatically downloads virus from site
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