"README" Virus Makes the rounds - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

"README" Virus Makes the rounds

** ALERT **
 
A new virus is spreading in the wild....It can be recognized by the following characteristics:
 
Subject Line:    "As per your request!"
 
Attachment:   "Readme.exe"
 
** MORE VIRUS DETAILS **
 
Virus Name:    Troj_APost.A
 
Virus Description:
 
This worm copies itself to all local drives of an infected system. It propagates via Microsoft Outlook by emailing itself as an attachment to all addresses listed in the infected user's address book. It sends email four times to each address. It arrives in an email with the subject line: "As per your request!" with the attachment "README.EXE". It does not have a destructive payload.  
 
Click here to get instructions on how to rid your system of this virus.
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