Indological bookshop virus
Axel.Michaels at URZ.UNI-HEIDELBERG.DE
Sun Feb 10 19:10:27 UTC 2002
----- Original Message -----
From: "Dominik Wujastyk" <ucgadkw at UCL.AC.UK>
To: <INDOLOGY at liverpool.ac.uk>
Sent: Sunday, February 10, 2002 11:00 PM
Subject: Indological bookshop virus
> I've had an email from a company purporting to be an Indological
> publisher, something like "Indological Books and CDs", associated with a
> person with the surname Jain. Very plausible. There's a website and an
> email address ending in the domain ".cc". I haven't got the details to
> hand because I've deleted it all.
> But I'm pretty sure this is nothing more than a new way of distributing a
> virus. If you try to view the company's website, at
> something.something.cc, you get asked to install a program, and offered a
> file "readme.exe". It's all viral stuff.
> Stay clear of it.
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