Possible Virus Threat

Date 10-Sep-2004 14:20:20
Topic: Amigaworld.net News

Emails containing attachments with viruses are being sent to members using faked "from:" amigaworld.net addresses, Subject: Warning about your email account

Dear user of Amigaworld.net,

Our main mailing server will be temporary unavaible for next two days, to continue receiving mail in these days you have to configure our free auto-forwarding service.

Further details can be obtained from attached file.

The Amigaworld.net team http://www.amigaworld.net

Please do not open these attachements, we never send members attachments, click 'read more' for more details.

Here is the email header

Return-Path: < 0cfor@personal.ro >
Received: from chuckles (c-24-10-153-40.client.comcast.net [])
by amigaworld.net (8.12.11/8.12.11) with SMTP id i8A801VV004047
for < david@amigaworld.net >; Fri, 10 Sep 2004 03:00:04 -0500
Date: Thu, 09 Sep 2004 19:00:29 -0800
To: david@amigaworld.net
Subject: Warning about your e-mail account.
From: support@amigaworld.net
Message-ID: < awhijwtuiajdvqevunm@amigaworld.net >
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: multipart/mixed;
Status: O

Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit

The attachment contained the W32.Beagle.J@mm virus in an attachment called TextDocument.pif

If you suspect your computer has the virus, then please download and use this removeal tool - http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/w32.beagle@mm.removal.tool.html

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