Ganda-A worm headers include one concerning satellite pic

From: Robert Holdsworth (
Date: Fri Mar 21 2003 - 12:34:29 EST

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    According to CNN one of the  headings of emails containing the Ganda-A worm
    is headed "spy pics" and purports to be pictures from a spy satellite.  I
    have verified from Symantec that one of the worm email headers is "spy
    pics," but it does not refer to any text in the message: it contains a
    message that auto-runs the attachment.
    I guess most people here are likely to know and do this, but usual
    precautions apply, particularly keeping
    virus definitions up to date and verifying this message on one of the
    reputable virus/worm checker sites to confirm that my present email is not a
    Robert Holdsworth
    New Zealand
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