NEWS FROM THE LAB - Tuesday, January 18, 2005

Zar worm uses tsunami tragedy Posted by Katrin @ 07:34 GMT

A new mass mailer known as Zar.A or VBSun was found. The worm uses the tsunami tragedy. It sends itself in emails with the following content:

Subject line: Tsunami Donation! Please help!
Message Body:Please help us with your donation and view the attachment below!We need you!
Attachment: tsunami.exe

We detect this worm with the updates published on January 16th.